Mountain Thunder Coffee brings home 2 more firsts for Hawaii

Mountain Thunder wins top 6 in the World at the Prestigious Specialty Coffee Association of America Roasters Choice competition April 27th in Seattle Wash. Up against some of the toughest competition in the world, this is a first for Kona to make it this far in a SCAA cupping competition.

This Competition also focused on the Roastmaster and the Art of roasting. Roastmaster Trent Bateman, owner of Mountain Thunder takes credit for that. But that’s after an amazing run for Trent this last year. After winning, the State of Hawaii Sponsored State wide cupping contest held in Kauai in July at the Hawaii Coffee Association annual conference. To top that off he won The Kona Coffee Cultural Cupping Contest In November as well. He also took home best new coffee product At the SCAA Conference.

Using the skin of the coffee fruit making an concentrated extract with an amazing 5,958 ORAC units, Mountain Thunder’s line includes a Rich Renewal Cream, a everyday lotion and a body wash. Visit

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