2010 – 2011 Rustica Del Sol Harvest begins early this year as of November 12, 2009.
Del Sol harvest takes 3 months to complete every year. The expected completion
of Rustica Del Sol coffee harvest will be prior to the end of March 2010. The
coffee beans will be shipped to storage at Transcafe SA following harvest
awaiting cleaning and international shipping.
1. Antigua Coffee Company will be presenting its Rustica Premium Medium and Dark coffees at the CFRA show on March 7-9, 2010, Direct Energy Centre – Exhibition Place – Toronto, Ontario Canada. The CRFA show is the largest Canadian foodservice and Hospitality marketplace show. This show connects suppliers with restaurants, chefs, buyers and decision makers. This show generates 12000 visitors annually.
2. Antigua Coffee Company will be presenting its Rustica Premium Medium and Dark coffees at the SIAL Canada show in Montreal, Quebec Canada from April 21-23, 2010. SIAL Montreal is one of the largest food and beverage exhibitions in North America . Last year this event featured products from over 30 international markets, showcasing an incredibly diverse array of products. The event hosted approximately 520 exhibitors and more than 12,000 visitors from 52 countries.
3. Antigua Coffee Company will be entering its Rustica Del Sol coffee into the Cup of Excellence – Guatemala 2010. The pre-screening for the contest is expected prior to April 5, 2010. Actual Contest date for 2010 yet to be announced.
NOTE: The Cup of Excellence is a strict competition that selects the very best coffee produced in that country for that particular year . These winning coffees are chosen by a select group of national and international cuppers and are cupped at least five different times during the competition process. The final winners are awarded the prestigious Cup of Excellence® and sold to the highest bidder during an internet auction.