Virtual Coffee Tasting Made Fun!
Teamraderie takes care of all the details of team events so you can focus on your team.
What is a virtual coffee tasting?
An activity once reserved for baristas-in-training or caffeine aficionados, a virtual coffee tasting can be a team activity that helps everyone to focus on what’s in front of you.
What are the steps of coffee tasting?
1. Brew Your Coffee
2. Smell Your Coffee
3. Sip and Say
How should you describe coffee during a tasting?
Keep your eyes closed, focus on your tongue. Here is what to look for:
Where do the ‘tastes’ come from?
The process to develop coffee differs by many factors. Planting style, harvest time, and drying the beans are among the many different processes that produce unique flavors.
Coffee beans held longer or at higher temperatures in roasters will become darker. Darker beans exhibit bittersweet flavors.
How does coffee vary by geography?
Click a region on the map above to find out more about how coffee vary by geography
The flavor of coffee from Latin America is most often described as “classic” but the third wave has brought awareness to the diverse range of coffee profiles found in this growing region. Take note of the pear-like acidity from Guatemalan coffee, to Costa Rican coffee’s clean body, while Honduras brings black currant flavors and the structured body of Colombian coffee.
The flavor of coffee from Africa is most often known for its balance of body and acidity, with sweet undertones. The vibrant acidity ranges from sparkling to tart, often with floral aromas. Take note of the floral acidity from Ethiopian coffee, to Kenyan coffee’s full body, while Tanzania brings bold chocolate flavors and the delicate structure of coffee from Burundi.
The Indonesian, Asian, and Pacific part of the coffee belt is the most diverse section. This area is known to produce strong coffees with smooth flavors and low acidity. Take note of the spice from Indian coffee, to Chinese coffee’s light body, while Vietnam brings earthy/woody flavors and the classic structure of Indonesian coffee.
What is a Teamraderie virtual coffee tasting like?
Teamraderie coffee tastings - available at all price points:
|Compare the Experiences||Brew Break||Jumpstart||Coffee Cupping||Tartine|
|Link to Book||The Brew Break Experience for Your Busy Team||Coffee and Tea Tasting Jumpstart for Your Team||Become a Coffee Expert with ‘Cupping’ Tasting Technique||‘Tartine Bakery’ and French Press Coffee & Tea Experience|
|Method||Pour Over||Pour Over||Cupping||French Press|
|Cost||$45 per person||$65 per person||$95 per person||$120 per person|
|Shipping (U.S.)||$5 per person||$15 per person||$25 per person||$25 per person|
|Duration||25 minutes||30 minutes||45 minutes||45 minutes|
Need a custom virtual coffee tasting experience?
We celebrate the diversity of coffee – their flavors and their origins. Would you like a ‘custom’ coffee experience based on a theme that your team values?