59 minutes | Feb 23, 2020

Specialty Coffee: Challenges & Solutions w/ Umeko Motoyoshi

On this episode I speak with coffee professional, Umeko Motoyoshi. Umeko is an award-winning coffee writer and educator. A licensed Q Arabica Grader with fourteen years of experience, they founded coffee sustainability platform @wastingcoffee and authored the book Not Wasting Coffee. Umeko is also founder of Umeshiso.com, an online coffee supply shop specializing in rainbow cupping spoons. Umeko’s mission is to make coffee accessible, empowering and welcoming for people of all backgrounds and identities. Umeko and I discuss coffee competitions, creating opportunities within specialty coffee, consumer buy in and the challenges of coffee pricing. Tweet me! @strangebirdpod
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