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Does the retail price of coffee increase for higher scoring coffees?

As a follow up to the previous post on the price Counter Culture paid for green coffee beans, we checked to the price of coffee was higher for those that scored higher in 2014. (NOTE: we removed the non-menu coffees and those purchased in a volume under 300 pounds). Using archive.org to search archived prices from 2014, nearly half were found (27… Read more →

Counter Culture Coffee purchases 2014

Bean price vs cupping score at Counter Culture Coffee

Ever wonder if coffee roasters pay more for really great green coffee than great coffee? Let’s see if we can figure it out.   Counter Culture coffee is a leader in the specialty coffee industry by selling great coffee, working closely with farmers, and striving to push sustainability and transparency. The recent Counter Culture Coffee report on sustainability details their carbon footprint and efforts to… Read more →