Tag Archives: Q Grader

Q Grader Certification Course in Italy

It was another great week of cupping and grading coffee in Ancona, at Nuova Simonelli headquarters. Giovanni Fucili was kind enough to share the above images and video clips from the Q Grader Certification training class.  

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Brewed Behavior to Offer Q-Grader Certification and SCAA Cupping Judge Course in Los Angeles Area.

At the backbone of the Q Grading System are Licensed Q Graders, professional cuppers accredited by the Coffee Quality Institute. These Q Graders must pass a rigorous three-day exam to earn their certification, comprising of 22 sections on coffee related subjects, such as green grading, roast identification, coffee cupping, sensory skills and sensory triangulation. There are currently over 800 Licensed Q Graders worldwide.

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Q Grader Course- Athens, Greece

Tracy Allen Founder and CEO of Brewed Behavior to Instruct Q-Grader Certification and SCAA Cupping Judge course at Cafe Taf in Athens, Greece.

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Good Food Awards-Call for U.S. Coffee Submissions

“Being not only a fan, but an advocate of the Slow Food movement in U.S., serving as a judge for the Good Food Awards is even more of an honor.”- Tracy Allen

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Q Grader Certification Class-Minneapolis MN

Q Grader Certification Class
August 23rd-27th
Cafe Imports-2140 Energy Park Drive, Saint Paul, MN 55108

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CQI Q Grader and SCAA Cupping Judge Certification Course.

“At the backbone of the Q Grading System are Licensed Q Graders, professional cuppers accredited by the Coffee Quality Institute.”

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