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Cultivar Cupping with Café Granja La Esperanza

October 12, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Royal Coffee is proud to present the Crown on the Road, a series of free events anticipating the opening of The Crown: Royal Coffee Lab & Tasting Room.

Join Royal Coffee & Café Granja La Esperanza for this meet the producer event. Cafe Granja La Esperanza is an award-winning, quality-focused, sustainably minded group of coffee farmers from Colombia.

Attendees will have the chance to hear more about this incredible organization, taste some exciting cultivars and hear about Royal’s growing role with this forward-thinking group. This is a rare opportunity to taste some of the most difficult to find cultivars including:

Bourbon Bicolor Natural
Bourbon Tekisic
Estate La Esperanza Natural
Estate La Esperanza Washed
Geisha Buenos Aires
Geisha Natural Las Margaritas
Laurina Honey
Mokka Honey
Organico Tolima
Pacamara Natural
Red Bourbon Honey
Red Bourboun
Regional Norte Del Cauca
Sudan Rume Natural
Yellow Bourbon


Excited about this event? Check out all of our Crown on the Road Series here.

About the Presenters

Max Nicholas-Fulmer, Royal Coffee, Inc.:

Max has coffee in his blood. He has been travelling to origin since age 5 and has never held a non-coffee industry job. Max celebrates the full spectrum of the flavor wheel and strongly believes that all coffee has a home. He is the CEO of Royal Coffee, Inc. with a special focus on sourcing the coffees of Indonesia, Colombia, and Ethiopia.

Felipe Paz, Café Granja La Esperanza:

Felipe is an Economist with vast experience in the food supply chain. He belongs to the Herrera family which owns and operates Café Granja La Esperanza in Colombia.  Since 2013 he has served as the Marketing and Sales Director for the group. Like the entire organization, he strongly embraces the core philosophy of Café Granja:  always strive to seek the difference. This guiding principle distinguishes Granja from the rest of the specialty coffee market and they are proud to offer the world unique and exotic coffees.


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October 12, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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