Journal

We spend as much time as possible working with our growers around the world. See what we’ve been up to recently below.

Beverage R&D | Fall Edition 2019

October 7, 2019

Liquid Chef: Yani Ramos               Yani Ramos is a dynamic artist with fifteen years of experience in the food and beverage hospitality industry. Having seen success as an event manager, experiential event designer, and festival project manager, her expertise comes from multiple unique leadership experiences. She brings energy, creativity… Read more »

The Pillars of Afficionado Coffee Roasters

August 3, 2019

Afficionado Coffee Roasters believes that sustainability must be the core principle of every facet in our organization. We thrive by constantly nurturing several fundamental pillars — farm exclusivity; farming and fermentation techniques; additional revenue streams; craftsmanship; and self-funding — and ensuring these pillars are built on a model of sustainability. Peter Turso and I just… Read more »

Afficionado Supports The Ashley Lauren Foundation

July 13, 2019

  Afficionado Coffee Roasters participated in the Inaugural “Delicious Orchards Tractor Pull to Benefit The Ashley Lauren Foundation” at Delicious Orchards, 320 Rt. 34, Colts Neck, NJ. This event assisted the Ashley Lauren Foundation in its mission to provide hope and help for children with cancer who reside in New Jersey. The foundation strives to… Read more »

World Latte Art Champion Um Paul with ACR

July 5, 2019

World Latte Art Champion Um Paul participated in several Afficionado events while on a recent month-long tour of the USA hosted by Idea Coffee NYC. He was in demand to share the barista talents that have earned him several world titles: 2016 WLAC World Latte Art Champ; 2017 Coffee Fest In Tokyo World Champ; 2018… Read more »

A Pinnacle for Afficionado and Carmo Coffees

June 25, 2019

2019 is a big year for Afficionado Coffee Roasters and Brazil. Peter Turso and I just returned from a week-long visit to the Carmo Coffee headquarters in Carmo de Minas, and there are so many exciting developments to share. In our commitment to true sustainability, we have price fixed with our farmers in Brazil through… Read more »

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