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Up your coffee game! Join us for a tasting, take your brewing skills to the next level, or learn to pull espresso like a pro at our SCA-certified training lab in East Austin.

Coffee Tasting - $5.00

Reserve your spot for a guided tour through the world of coffee. Try several drip coffees side by side and find your favorites! Includes 10% off retail bagged coffee.Duration: 30 minutesLocation: EAST AUSTIN
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Coffee Tasting - Group - $20.00

Reserve a guided tour for your group through the world of coffee. Try several drip coffees side by side and find your favorites! Includes 10% off retail bagged coffee.Duration: 30 minutesLocation: EAST AUSTIN
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Coffee Cupping - $20.00

Learn to taste like a professional. Cupping-style tasting involves lots of slurping with spoons. You'll distinguish differences in aroma, body, sweetness and acidity. Includes 10% off retail bagged coffee.Duration: 1 hourLocation: EAST AUSTIN
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Coffee Cupping - Group - $75.00

Learn to taste like a professional. Cupping-style tasting involves lots of slurping with spoons. You'll distinguish differences in aroma, body, sweetness and acidity. Includes 10% off retail bagged coffee.Duration: 1 hourLocation: EAST AUSTIN
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Brewing Methods - $75.00

Coffee enthusiasts will learn the key variables of brewing with emphasis on three different methods, and hands-on practice time with each. Students will leave with recipes for Espro press, Chemex, and Aeropress. Duration: 2 hoursLocation: EAST AUSTIN
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Introduction to Espresso - $95.00

Home baristas will learn elements of espresso, how to taste for over/under extraction, and how to adjust the grind to pull the perfect shot. Introduction to Espresso is a recommended pre-requisite for milk steaming and latte art courses.Duration: ...
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Introduction to Latte Art - $95.00

Home baristas will learn to texture milk and practice pouring cappuccinos and lattes. Most students will leave with the ability to pour simple hearts.Introduction to Espresso is a recommended pre-requisite for this class.Duration: 2 hours
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Introduction to Roasting - $195.00

Are you a home roaster ready to try out the real deal? Choose your green coffee and a SCA/Q certified instructor will guide you through using a Probat BRZ sample roaster. Learn time, temperature, airflow, sight and sound cues for roasting the best...
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Workshop Space - $95.00

Host your workshop, meeting, or event in our training lab space! Includes 6 workbenches, 12 stools, a projector and flexible layout. Two hour minimum for hourly rates and full day is 9am-5pm. For additional cost we can provide drip coffee, pastrie...
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SCA Introduction to Coffee - $295.00

Introduction to Coffee is the ideal class for anyone who is new to the coffee industry or just has an interest in this complex drink. It charts coffee’s journey from its origins in Ethiopia to the major commodity it is today, enjoyed by millions o...
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SCA Barista Skills - Foundation - $445.00

Designed to introduce core barista skills to people with no previous barista experience. Successful candidates should be able to calibrate their grinders and make an espresso and cappuccino to core standards.Duration: 7 hours (including written an...
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SCA Brewing - Foundation - $445.00

Designed to introduce core brewing skills and equipment to people with no previous brewing experience. Successful candidates should be able to grind and brew to the correct recipe to produce great coffee.Duration: 7 hours (including written and pr...
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SCA Roasting - Foundation - $445.00

Designed to introduce core roasting skills and equipment to people with no previous roasting experience. The student will be able to describe the various stages of roasting using all key terminology.Duration: 7 hours (including written and practic...
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SCA Green Coffee - Foundation - $445.00

This is an introductory course that covers key concepts surrounding green coffee from growing the plant, through processing, shipping and storage to arrival at the roaster. The course is ideally suited for people new to the coffee industry or thos...
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SCA Green Coffee - Intermediate - $785.00

This course is designed to build on the knowledge gained in Green Coffee Foundation and prepare the student for more complex job functions found in the green coffee profession. Including botany, agronomy, processing, defects, grading, contracts, m...
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SCA Sensory Skills - Foundation - $445.00

Sensory Skills Foundation exposes and sensitizes students on the notion of specialty vs. non-specialty coffee. This course enables the student to recognize the core concepts of sensory analysis, and explain why and how coffee professionals use it ...
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SCA Sensory Skills - Intermediate - $785.00

Sensory Skills Intermediate enables the student to apply core concepts of sensory science to analyze aroma, taste, and body differences in coffee. Students will be introduced to various testing methods including triangulation and will progress in ...
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SCA Barista Skills - Intermediate - $785.00

Designed to test core and advanced skills expected from a competent barista (6 months or more experience). Successful candidates should be able to calibrate their grinders, identify extraction using sensory cues, make a full range of drinks with q...
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