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Holiday gift ideas for the coffee lover!

Written on December 7, 2010 at 9:51 am, by

Happy Holidays from Fratello Coffee Roasters! We love enjoying great coffee all year round here at Fratello, and hope you do to. At Christmas time why not pay special attention to the coffee lover on your list (that is usually most people on the list) and treat them to some great gift ideas from Fratello.

2009 Brazilian Cup of Excellence public cupping

Written on January 6, 2010 at 10:10 am, by

Fratello Coffee is going to be holding a public cupping of the top 10 Cup of Excellence coffees from the Brazilian 2009 competition.  If you are interested in tasting these coffees, please come to Fratello Coffee on January 12th @ 1:30.  The auction for these coffees will be on January 19th.   26 lots of coffeeMore

Bolivian Cup of Excellence – Cafe Central Lot #6

Written on November 19, 2009 at 4:36 pm, by

Fratello just won another Cup of Excellence coffee Lot.  The auction just finished and was one of the longest bidding wars I can remember.  After it was all said and done, the #1 lot was sold for $35.05/lb (green) which is a new record for Bolivian Specialty Coffees. This stretched on for almost 7 hours! More

New Coffee’s Availalbe for Winter Months

Written on November 5, 2009 at 2:14 pm, by

Fratello Coffee is introducing 6 new coffee next week.  These seasonal coffees are Fresh Green Arrivals.   We did not buy a lot of these coffees and expect them to move very quickly.  Each of these will be excellent selections to have over Christmas holidays, especially the very rare (just over 300 lbs of each available) AwardMore

Costa Rican Cup of Excellence – Lot #3

Written on June 12, 2009 at 9:29 am, by

Fratello Coffee just won the # 3 Lot of Costa Rican Celle de Copey – Cup of Excellencetoday.  This was a HUGE achievement and the highest ranking coffee Fratello has every won.  Jason was part of the jury down in Costa Rica this year and helped approving this coffee as being one of the topMore

Colombian Cup of Excellence 2009

Written on March 16, 2009 at 2:58 pm, by

I have just returned from Pereira Colombia after judging the 2009 Cup of Excellence competition.   Although tired, I’m thrilled about this experience.  It is so exciting going through the cupping process and seeing the award ceremony’s on the final day.  The Cup of Excellence competition is the most thorough and competitive screening process a coffeeMore