Amsterdam Coffee Lab joins our Coffee Collective

Wouter Brunia, one of the most skilled and passionate SCA trainers in The Netherlands will join the Amsterdam Roasters Coffee Collective. A state of the Art Cupping Lab has been built for cupping and testing coffees. Also a brew-room (April 2019) will be ready that will have all kinds of coffee preparation methods available for testing.

Amsterdam Coffee Lab will also host all specialty coffee related workshops / certified SCA education. Wouter, founder of Amsterdam Coffee Lab: ” We can offer all modules of the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) Coffee Skills Program (CSP): Introduction to Coffee, Brewing, Barista Skills, Sensory Skills, Green Coffee and Roasting. Study for your SCA Coffee Diploma. Also we can offer home barista and latte art workshops at Beginner and Advanced level. Latte art also at Competition level!”

The Coffee Quest new partner in our building

January 1st 2019 the Coffee Quest moved in! One of our 1st floor offices is now occupied. Welcome to the Coffee Quest team! You will have an amazing view while working at the same time 😉

The Coffee Quest

Michiel, co-founder the Coffee Quest: “As a green coffee importer, our vision is the creation a shortened and transparent supply chain, built in collaboration with farmers and roasters alike, with a strong focus on quality excellence. Here at Amsterdam Roasters a strong collective is in the making for the Dutch Specialty Coffee scene.”

The Coffee Quest works with producers from eight countries in Latin America and Africa, being particularly focused on our sourcing in the Americas. In Medellin (Colombia), our partner Ronald de Hommel operates The Medellin Office, where they specialize in directly sourcing high quality and socially respectful coffees. In The Netherlands office, Friso, Elisabeth and Michiel are always ready to help you with your green coffee needs and to advise and facilitate the organization of your direct trade. Stephen Levene is one of our main green coffee buyers, and is also responsible for The Coffee Quest USA.