specialty coffee

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

Francisco Guimarães From Quinta dos Guimarães of Cerrado Mineiro

Francisco Guimarães, his father Adauto and his mother Beatriz visited Lucca and also conducted a tasting with a group of customers who appreciate special coffees. 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

Ivone and Edmar Zuccon From Santa Clara Farm

This year we received a visit of Ivone and Edmar Zuccon from Santa Clara Farm, located in Brejereba, a region known as the Mountains of Espirito […]
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

Coffee Hunting – Alta Mogiana

Georgia went out on the last trip of the year to purchase micro lots of 2015. This time she went to the Alta Mogiana Region, terroir […]
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

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

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 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

Ficafé 2014 – Special Coffee Fair of Northern Paraná

This year, Georgia garanteed half a bag of the most amazing coffee tasted in the Northern Pioneer of Paraná. It was the 1st Place of an […]
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

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

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 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 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 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

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

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

Coffee Hunting – Pilar Farm / North Of Paraná

Georgia and Carolina were at the Pilar Farm in northern Parana to taste the coffees of this harvest. Check out the images of this extraordinary producer […]
fevereiro 4, 2017

Cup of Excellence – Nicaragua 2012

Carolina serves as a tasting judge at the Cup of Excellence Nicaragua 2011. A step further for the knowledge of coffees outside Brazil.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil Natural Late Harvest 2011

Carolina participated as staff coordinator of the 1st Edition of the Cup of Excellence – Natural Late Harvest Brasil 2011.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil 2011

Carolina participated in the Cup of Excellence Brasil 2011. This was the version of Peeled Cherry, which took place in Londrina-Paraná.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Carolina Certified as Q Grader

Carolina after being a two-time Brazilian Cup Taster winner and fourth in the world championship, has now achieved the “Q” Grader certification.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Workshop at Probat-werke in Emmerich, Germany

Lucca was presented with a day of roasting workshop at Probat’s headquarters in Emmerich, Germany.
fevereiro 4, 2017

Feira SCAE 2011 Maastericht

O Lucca participou da Feira da SCAE – Specialty Coffee Association of Europe 2010 em Londres. Muitos contatos foram feitos e muitos parceiros reencontrados
fevereiro 4, 2017

Scae Fair 2011 Maastricht

Lucca attended the special coffee fair organized by the SCAE – Special Coffee Association of Europe in 2011 at Maastericht in the Netherlands.
fevereiro 3, 2017

Cup of Excellence Colombia 2010

Once again, Carolina and Georgia were tasters at the Cup of Excellence- Colombia 2010.
fevereiro 3, 2017

Cup of Excellence Brazil 2010

Carolina and Georgia were tasters at the Cup of Excellence Brazil 2010.
fevereiro 3, 2017

2008 Scae Fair – Kopenhagen

Lucca participated in the Special Coffee Fair in Kopenhagen – Denmark, organized by the SCAE – Specialty Coffee Association of Europe.