Coffee cupping forms / scoresheets

Coffee cupping is the objective evaluation of coffee characteristics and quality and a basis of specialty coffee trade value and recorded on a coffee cupping form.

The links below are to popular cupping scoresheets and their respective protocols:

Coronavirus COVID-19 Cupping Protocol

SCA New Coronavirus COVID19 Cupping Protocol posters

Trish Rothgeb demonstrates new coronavirus cupping protocol

Arabica Cupping Forms

Specialty Coffee Association Scoresheet

SCAA Cupping Form 2011 –
current (Excel template)

SCAA Cupping Form 2011 – current PDF

SCA cupping protocols (from SCA(A).org website)

Electronic Coffee Cupping Scoresheet Apps

Catador, an independently developed electronic version for iPhone, iPad and Android that follows SCA Arabica and UCDA Robusta protocols. Read my review of Catador here.

Cropster Cup can be used independent from Cropster’s other roast and quality management system. The app is free and connects with your online Cropster account. Cropster Cup for Android, Cropster Cup for iPhone

Cup of Excellence scoresheet

Cup of Excellence Cupping Form

Arabica Naturals Cupping Form
Naturals Cupping Form – 1st Draft – Dec ’09

Robusta Cupping Forms

Uganda Coffee Development Authority Robusta scoresheet
Robusta Cupping Form – 7th Draft – June 2010

Fine Robusta cupping protocols

Also see new coronavirus cupping protocols above