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fevereiro 13, 2017

IV Cerrado Mineiro Coffee Quality Competition – Awards

At the awards ceremony of the 4th Coffee Quality Competition of the Cerrado Mineiro Region, microlots of each category, Natural and Cherry Peeled, were announced. Great […]
fevereiro 13, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Cerrado Mineiro – Barinas Farm

A great experience in this visit, besides tasting great microlotes, knowing the history of the region, the farm and the Castro Alvez family was exciting. See […]
fevereiro 13, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil 2016 – Top Ten Naturals & Pulped Naturals

In Jacarezinho-PR, Northern Pioneer of Paraná, on October 29th, the 10 best coffee microlots in the Natural and Peeled Cherry categories were announced.
fevereiro 13, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Ficafé 2016 – International Fair of Special Coffees of the Northern Pioneer of Paraná

Every november the FICAFÉ takes place, International Fair of Special Coffees of the Northern Pioneer of Paraná. Organized by ACENPP – Producers Association of the Northern […]
fevereiro 12, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – 14th Alta Mogiana Coffee Quality Competition – Final Phase

Georgia completed her role as Head Judge of the Alta Mogiana Specialty Coffee Quality Contest. The scores of the Microlots were surprising. Lucca bought the 1st […]
fevereiro 12, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Paraná Quality Competition 2016

Now it was the turn of the Paraná Quality Competition 2016. Georgia was part of the body of jury tasters of specialty coffee microlots that will […]
fevereiro 12, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – 4th Cerrado Mineiro Quality Competition

Georgia was part of the judging panel for the IV Cerrado Mineiro Quality Competition. Great expectation for microlots with high scores! The Lucca will once again […]
fevereiro 12, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Mountains of Espirito Santo – Zuccon

The Zuccon family has been a master at producing exceptional microlots of specialty coffees. This year Lucca has already reserved several samples to compose our microlot […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Cerrado Mineiro – São Luiz Estate Coffee

The Veloso family received Carolina and Georgia on the property, to show the first coffee beans of the harvest. Much expectation this year, which was a […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Cerrado Mineiro – Naimeg Specialty Estate Coffee

Exploring the spectacular Pântano region, in the Cerrado Mineiro, on the properties of the Naimeg Family. Several microlots of coffee ordered, for Lucca´s annual selection of […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Coffee Hunting 2016/17 – Cerrado Mineiro – Rio Brilhante Farm

Visit to the Rio Brilhante Farm, located in the micro region of Pântano in the Cerrado Mineiro, to taste the first microlots of the crop, processed […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil Naturals 2015/2016

Carolina este ano participou como jurada-provadora no Cup of Excelente Brasil Naturals 2015/2016 em Franca / SP
fevereiro 11, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Divinolândia / SP

This time the destination was Divinolândia, a very private municipality of Mogiana, with microlots of very frutty natural mountain coffee!
fevereiro 11, 2017

Cafuso 2015 Quality Competition – Espírito Santo Mountains

Every year the Cafuso Coffee Quality Contest is repeated, with the presence of guest tasters. Champion coffees will be purchased by UCC as usual.
fevereiro 11, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Cerrado Mineiro – Micro Swamp Region / Patos de Minas-mg

This time the hunt was for the microlots of the Pântano region, a plateau with average altitude of 1,100m, with very private terroir and with surprising […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Daterra Coffee Race 2015

Carolina and Eduardo were invited, along with other baristas from several countries, to participate in a Coffee Race, a fun competition among baristas. It was up […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Experience In the Origin of Cerrado Mineiro

Invitation of the Federation of Cerrado Mineiro to have an experience in the Denomination of Origin. It was an immersion in the region, with visits to […]
fevereiro 11, 2017

Selection of Lots of the Cerrado Mineiro 2015 Contest, with Visit to the Farms

Georgia participated in the jury group that selected the coffees for the Cerrado Mineiro 2015 Competition. During the period, the Federation gave jurors the opportunity to […]
fevereiro 10, 2017

Marco Antoni Cravo of the Pilar Farm from the Pioneer North of Paraná

Marco Cravo from Pilar Farm, from the municipality of Cornélio Procópio, of the Pioneer North of Paraná has been countless times tasting their special coffees with […]
fevereiro 10, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Pilar Farm of the Pioneer North of Paraná

A journey to the Pioneer North of Paraná, picking and tasting samples of microlots in the Pilar Farm. New fermentation tanks for washed coffees.
fevereiro 10, 2017

Cerrado Mineiro Region Awards – 2014

Lucca bought 6 awarded microlots, the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places of the Peeled Cherry category, as well as the Natural Category. Dop Espresso won the […]
fevereiro 9, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Pereira Sisters Farm In Carmo de Minas

It was at this visit to the Pereira Sisters Farm, in the Region of Mantiqueira de Minas, that Carolina defined the process for her champion coffee, […]
fevereiro 9, 2017

Cup of Excellence Late Harvest 2015

In the Cup of Excellence Naturals, the best coffees of late harvest are selected. Carolina and Georgia were judges in the national phase and Carolina participated […]
fevereiro 9, 2017

Cup of Excellence Early Harvest 2014

Georgia and Carolina were selected as tasters in the National Cup of Excellence – Early Harvest 2014 for the selection of the best Peeled Cherry coffees […]
fevereiro 9, 2017

Quality Award Cafuso Ucc Mountains of Espirito Santo 2013

Georgia and Carolina participated as tasters in the 8th Cafuso UCC Quality Award for coffee in the Mountains of Espírito Santo.
fevereiro 9, 2017

X Minas Gerais Coffee Quality Contest / Emater Mg – 2013

Georgia and Carolina participated in the X State Contest Quality Coffees of Minas as tasters. One of the most important competitions in the country, the largest […]
fevereiro 8, 2017

2015 World Championship in Gothenburg / Sweden – Brewers Cup And Coffee In God Spirits

Lucca sent two baristas, Carolina Franco and Eduardo Scorsin to the World Championships of Brewers Cup and Coffee in Good Spirits which took place in Gothenburg […]
fevereiro 8, 2017

2014 Brazilian Barista, Brewers Cup And Cup Tasters Championship

In 2014 Lucca becomes the most awarded Coffee Shop in Brazil, summing 12 Brazilian Championship awards.
fevereiro 8, 2017

World Championship Of Brewers And Barista 2013 – Melbourne / Australia

Carolina went to the finals and ranked 5th place in Coffee Brewers category, and Graciele ranked 17th in the Barista category.
fevereiro 7, 2017

Latte Art World Championship 2012 – Seoul / South Korea

Graciele Rodrigues won the Vice World Championship of Latte Art in Seoul. It was the best result of Brazil in international championships. Bravo!
fevereiro 6, 2017

World Champioship of Cup Tasters 2011

Carolina wins fourth place in the 2011 World Championship of Cup Tasters in Maastericht – The Netherlands.
fevereiro 6, 2017

Brazilian Championship of Barista, Latte Art and Cup Tasters 2011

From March 14 to 17, the 10th Brazilian Barista Championship was held in São Paulo. Lucca stood out with 3 first places in the categories Barista, […]
fevereiro 6, 2017

World championship of latte art and cup tasters 2010

Two Lucca baristas represented Brazil at the SCAE – Specialty Coffee Association of Europe World Championships 2010 in London: Carolina and Felipe.
fevereiro 6, 2017

Brazilian Championship Cup Tasters and Latte Art 2010

In the Brazilian Barista Championship 2010, Felipe de Oliveira from Lucca wins the competition for Latte Art experts and Carolina Franco de Souza won the Cup […]
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2009

On the days of August 7th, 8th and 9th, the 7th Brazilian Barista Championship – Paraná Stage was held, as well as the Avenida do Café, […]
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2008

The Brazilian Championship of Baristas 2008 – Paraná Stage was held at Shopping Mueller in Curitiba
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2007

The Barista Regional Championship 2007 – Paraná Stage took place at Shopping Mueller in Curitiba. The Barista of Lucca Lilian Machado achieved the first place.
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2006

The Barista Regional Championship 2006 – Paraná Stage was held at Shopping Mueller. The regional event was one of the qualifying stages for the Barista Brazilian […]
fevereiro 5, 2017

Brazilian Barista Championship 2006

Otávio Linhares defended the colors of Lucca Special Coffees at the 5th Brazilian Barista.
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2005

The Southern Brazilian Championship of Baristas 2005 was held at Shopping Curitiba. More than fifteen baristas presented themselves.
fevereiro 5, 2017

Brazilian Barista Championship 2004

Team Lucca participated with 7 baristas this year. See more images of the 2004 Brazilian Barista Championship.
fevereiro 5, 2017

Barista Regional Championship 2004

The first Regional Barista Championship in Brazil was held in Curitiba in 2004. Ten baristas performed.
fevereiro 5, 2017

Paraná State Competition / Iapar – Emater – 2013

The Paraná State Quality Competition selects the best microlots from each municipality and elects the champion coffee for the National Contest.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Cerrado Mineiro Region 2013 Award

Lucca buys 1st place in the Natural category and 1st place in the Peeled Cherry category, of the Cerrado Mineiro Region Prize. The microlots will be […]
fevereiro 4, 2017

Carolina at the 2013 Nbc – Nordic Barista Cup

This year Brazil was the theme of the Nordic Barista Cup. Carolina participated in the Iceland team.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil 2012

Carolina this year was selected for the national selection phase that took place in Varginha, MG. There were 25 tasters who attended the event. In this […]
fevereiro 4, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Fortaleza Environmental Farm / Mococa Sp

On this trip it was time to explore the organic coffees with the Crocce family. Naturals always surprise with sweetness.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Água Santa Farm / Alta Mogiana

Carolina visited the Água Santa Farm and was welcomed by Paulo Eduardo Ribeiro Maciel and his wife.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Coffee Hunting – Labareda Farm / Alta Mogiana

Carolina visited the Labareda Farm, also in the region of Alta Mogiana. It is one of the most important specialty coffee producers not only in the […]