Brazil

José Marques De Araújo

THE INTERVIEW

What does coffee mean to you and your country?

Possibility of working with earth in a decent and sustainable way, bringing income to Brazil.

What is your favorite place in your country?

My house that is on my property where I always have the pleasure of receiving friends for a coffee.

What is your history with illycaffè?

In 2013 we achieved the dreamed goal to provide our coffees to illycaffè. From this moment on we dedicate ourselves to coffee preparation, since our work has often been recognized, as finalists several times and national champions 3 times.

How do you get the perfect coffee?

Working with love, caprice and dedication, with help from the family to produce the best batches.

Coffee is part of my identity; I like to drink hot filtered coffee preferably in the presence of a friend to share the moment.