Mirabueno Coffee, grown and harvested in Mantibugao, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon recently won the Gourmet award at the 5th International Contest of Coffees Roasted in their Countries of Origin by the Paris-based Agences Pour La Valorisation Des Produits Agricoles or AVPA (Agency for the Valorization of Agricultural Products).
The awarding ceremony was held last October 21, 2019 at the booth of expresso machines manufacturer Sanremo at the 41st International Hospitality Exhibition (Equipment, Coffee and Food) at the Rho Fiera in Milan, Italy.
The annual contest serves as a platform for native coffee producers to be recognized at the international level. The winners are chosen by a jury composed of professionals in the coffee industry (producers, roasters, and distributors), chefs, gourmets and discerning consumers.
Chargé d’Affaires Mersole J. Mellejor of the Philippine Consul General’s Office in Milan received the award in behalf of Mirabueno Coffee and Sagada Coffee. See photo below.
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