From all these coffee beans only the best ones are carefully selected and used to produce IPANEMA ESPRESSO®, which according to the Rainforest Alliance is recognized as the best Brazilian coffee and one of the four best Specialty Coffees worldwide.
Since its establishment in 1969, Ipanema Coffees has allocated a lot of time and resources to discuss social and environmental issues in Brazil trying to find several ways to help solve them.
Ipanema Coffees has always been supporting local social projects. In 1997, they decided to create a Social Committee to analyze the company’s actions throughout the years in order to improve future social activities. This committee lead to the creation of Ipanema Institute in 2003.