The Coffee Board of India organizes the prestigious Flavour of India – Fine Cup Awards annually to encourage Coffee farmers across the country to produce quality coffees.
For the year 2016, the final competition was held at the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe’s (SCAE) “World of Coffee event” at Dublin, Ireland and THRIVENI BROOKLYN ESTATE won the “Flavour of India – Fine Cup Award – 2016 – SHEVEROYS REGION” at Dublin, Ireland
The judging of the best coffees was carried out by a team of experienced cup tasters at the National level at Bangalore. The winners at the National level qualified for the final competition at Dublin,
Mr. Alf Kramer, a reputed cup tasted coordinated the event and the International jury comprised of experienced cup tasters from US, Finland, Poland, Sweden, Norway, Belarus, Dubai and Ireland.
Mr. Filip Bartlek, a Q-grader and trainer, was instrumental in roasting the coffee beans as per the International guidelines at M/s. Consonni Bartelaks Coffee, Poland and the final cupping session was organized at M/s. Bewleys Tea & Coffee, Dublin, Ireland.
The Team at Thriveni Brooklyn Estate consists of Mr. SPR. Venkatachalam, the General Manager, Mr. R.Tamilvanan, the Estate Manager and the Consultant for Coffee Plantations, Mr. Sunjai Dhas.V. Thanks to the management which had been very supportive in all ways to help the Estate win this coveted Award, which is ranked the most Prestigious in the country.