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ACE launches Origin Training in Honduras.

[wpg width=”300″ height=”225″ align=”right”]The Alliance for Coffee Excellence, Inc (ACE) is pleased to present a unique opportunity for professional coffee education at origin March 17th-23rd in Honduras.

ACE, the organization that brings you Cup of Excellence is focusing its energy once again at origin to bring to its members and other coffee professionals an unparalleled  skill building experience. Throughout the 7-day course students will gain valuable expertise in intermediate roasting and cupping by utilizing multiple Honduras coffees from the 2013 harvest. The course will help students gain technical skills and an understanding of the requirements and nuances of roasting different processes and varietals and recognizing their sensory qualities. To add to the hands-on experience students will visits farms and processing facilities while getting to know Honduras coffees.

Honduras is fast becoming recognized for its diverse coffees and unique micro-climates. In the last ten years its reputation as an exceptional coffee producing country has grown immensely with the winners of the Cup of Excellence competition enjoying international fame. Its diversity will be front and center on the training tables and for coffee professions this is an opportunity to hone skills while discovering a country up close and personal. New regions have been discovered with very different flavor profiles and with farmers experimenting with processing techniques this week promises to be extremely enlightening.

Members of ACE receive a generous 10% discount. To learn more about ACE Training programs, and to register, please visit: www.alliacnceforcoffeeexcellence.org. For more information about this course call Sherri at +1 303-472-9577 or email sherri@cupofexcellence.org  Class size is limited so register today.

The Alliance for Coffee Excellence is a not for profit membership organization that fosters appreciation for exemplary coffees through its global Cup of Excellence program, its in-depth training and other complimentary and unique activities. Members are among the world’s elite specialty coffee companies and receive access to the winning coffees plus discounts on both training and other valuable equipment.

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