Tata Coffee adjudged best
Business Standard - February
Tata Coffee bagged the 'Best Specialty Coffee'
award at the India International Coffee
Festival 2007 which concluded here today.
The other categories' winners included Balmundi
Estate, Nilgiris in Tamil Nadu which was
adjudged the 'Best Estate Branded Coffee'.
Jagalikal Estate, Bhadra Industries Limited
was adjudged the Best Arabica Estate'. Winner
exporters under various segments such as
green, instant, specialty coffee and best
exporters to different nations for 2005-06
were also announced. Amongst the major participants
were General Commodities, Bangalore; Allanasons,
Mumbai; Tata Coffee Limited, Bangalore.
On the occasion Nester
Osorio, executive director. International
Coffee Organisation was felicitated. Speaking
on the occasion G V Krishna Rau, chairman.
Coffee Board said, "We are pleased
with the quality of candidates for the awards
and are excited to announce award recipients
who we believe are pursuing unique programmes
with a broad range of applications."
The Specialty Coffee Association of India
(SCAI) also announced the winner of the
India Barista Championship 2006-07. Vikram
Kashyap has been adjudged the platinum award
winner and was also awarded for his Coffee
Signature Drink. The gold silver and bronze
award winners were Mustafa, Narain and Girish