Could COVID-19 Put an End to Public Cuppings?

30 May

Some of us always questioned the hygiene procedures of the Cupping standarts of the Coffee industry even before the Coronavirus! Tasting coffee from a cup where 20 people drink? Not sure about that! That's how all allergies, flu and other respiratory diseases pass to other people drinking from the same cup! It is also a very common thing that you see barista's drinking from the same cup when they make an espresso when tasting the shot...

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been capturing headlines worldwide, the Specialty Coffee Association last week announced a series of new hygiene practices to be implemented at upcoming coffee trade shows in Portland (Oregon), Melbourne, and Warsaw.

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