Friday Coffee Tasting (feat. Women’s Work in Coffee)
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Friday Coffee Tasting (feat. Women’s Work in Coffee)

December 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Our Friday Coffee Tasting this week at La Marzocco Cafe includes seven coffees that feature various women producers, roasters, buyers and organizers. We’ll be tasting their coffees, sharing their stories, and discussing gender issues in coffee.

Special Guests include: Lacy Audry of Kalsada Coffee, Jennifer Roberts of Atlas Coffee Importers and Denae Hendrickson of Onyx Coffee Importers.

Coffees to be tasted are:  

Pilot Coffee’s El Cadejo, Guatemala featuring producer Lucrecia Rodas and Onyx Coffee’s involvement;

Colectivo Coffee’s Uganda Bukonzo Joint Co-op featuring the co-op’s GALS (Gender Action Learning Systems) and Atlas Coffee Importer’s involvement;

Kalsada Coffee offering featuring co-founder Lacy Wood;

Panther Coffee Roasters’s El Salvador Finca Kilimanjaro featuring producer Aida Batlle and Panther co-owner Leticia Pollock;

Counter Culture Coffee’s Honduras Finca El Puente featuring producer Marysabel Cabellero;

Metropolis Coffee’s Colombia Finca Los Nogales featuring producer Maria Rosa Oidor and coffee buyer Amy Lawlor; and

City Girl Coffee’s Honduras Santa Elena featuring producer Maria Elena Vásquez Marquez and the unique business model of City Girl Coffee to bring awareness to gender equality in coffee.

El Diamante, Guatemala featuring producer Patricia Perez and Onyx Coffee’s involvement roasted by Brandywine Coffee Roasters and Temple Coffee Roaster.

This Tasting is Free to attend, but will be limited to the first 15 RSVPs. We are asking all guests to bring a donation for our Holiday Drive supporting Jubliee Women’s Center, if able. Popular donation items include toiletries for women or gift cards (even in small amounts) for stores like Target, QFC, Amazon, Safeway, Walgreens, and Walmart.

This is an incredible opportunity to taste and learn about some of the industry’s most exciting producers, roasters, buyers, and organizers. See you there!

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Details

Date:
December 9, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Stephanie Hatten
Email:
Stephanie@lamarzocco.com

Venue

Espresso Lab at La Marzocco Café
472 1st Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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Website:
http://www.lamarzoccousa.com/locations/