The James Beard Foundation is dedicated to celebrating and nurturing America's diverse culinary heritage and future. As the official coffee purveyor of the James Beard Awards, Lavazza is served to guests at the lunches and dinners that take place annually.
"Italy’s favorite coffee was a highly-regarded addition to last year’s event, and the Foundation looks forward to its participation again this year," said Susan Ungaro, President of The James Beard Foundation
Founded by Larry Ellison, ORACLE TEAM USA won the 33rd America's Cup in February of 2010. Led by CEO Russell Coutts and skipper James Spithill, ORACLE TEAM USA will set out to defend the trophy on the San Francisco Bay in 2013.
Lavazza is a Preferred Supplier of the team and is enjoyed by the entire crew.
In 2011, for the very first time, Lavazza became the official coffee purveyor of the most important lawn tennis tournament. Players and spectators can now enjoy the true Italian Lavazza coffee experience. The partnership with the historic tennis championship will continue through 2013.
Eataly, chef Mario Batali's Italian food marketplace in New York City, houses a special Caffé Lavazza, which serves over 1,500 espresso-based drinks each day to tourists and locals alike. Eataly offers a diverse selection of quality food and drink, as well as an exciting environment to discover and expand your tastes.