Milk Chocolate, Cola, Orange
Brazil Antonio Rigno
Antonio Rigno is among Brazil's most-decorated coffee growers, with three top-10 finishes at the country's Cup of Excellence competition over the past decade. At 70 years old, when many people are enjoying retirement, he still spends part of every day in the field applying the meticulous approach to quality that made his coffee famous.
- Country Brazil
- Producer Antonio Rigno de Oliveira
- Region Bahia
- Elevation Range 1
- Processing Method Washed
- Drying Method Raised Bed
- Harvest June - August
- Direct Trade Partner Since 2017
Why We're Different
Intelligentsia coffee buyers travel year-round working with a network of farmers. From the farm, coffee arrives at the roasting works in Chicago and Los Angeles, where coffee professionals cup, grade, and release over 50 single-origins and blends annually.
Intelligentsia Direct Trade means partnering with people who obsess about quality as much as we do, and building meaningful relationships with farmers. Today, the Intelligentsia Direct Trade community includes more than 50 partners in 14 countries.
A quarter-century of obsession with quality, more than 15 years of sourcing great coffee the right way, and an authoritative point of view on how to elevate coffee make Intelligentsia a trusted partner on your coffee journey.