Q Cup
About us

Sharing from Q Cup founder – Yu Tack Yuen

Dear all coffee lovers,

Inspired by SCAA’s “Because great coffee doesn’t just happen”, which in line with my search in better quality and knowledge in specialty coffee throughout these years, Q Cup Coffee Lab was established in June 2013.

As the 1st SCAA Certified Teaching Lab in Malaysia with its objective to promote specialty coffee, Q Cup is providing a consistent teaching environment ensure global compliance with SCAA standards and protocols for the following SCAA education programs :

  1. Barista Guild  of America (BGA) Certificate
  2. Roasters Guild of America (RGA) Certificate
  3. Golden Cup Technician Certificate
  4. Coffee Taster Certificate
  5. CQI Q Grader combo training & exam

International certified instructors such as Mane Alves (USA), Emma Markland Webster(New Zealand), Damon Chen (Taiwan), Scott Chen (Taiwan), Bronwen Serna (USA) have been invited for the above courses.

Apart from that, other skills building workshops as well as products and services are also available as below:

  • Specialty Coffee Barista Skill Building Workshop
  • Opening & Operating Specialty Café Workshop
  • Introductory to Roasting Workshop
  • Latte Art Workshop
  • Brewing Workshop
  • Cupping Session
  • Barista Training
  • Freshly Roasted Specialty Coffee and Espresso Blends

Being a Q Grader was really a turning point for me to realize that never stop learning is very important to continue the journey to finding better tasting coffee and being able to share the experience and wonderful coffees with as many as passionate coffee-lovers as possible is really a great moment to me – Ces’t La Vie

Thank you.



Specialty Coffee Auction winning lot

Q Cup is also a regular winning bidder for Specialty Coffee Auction :


  • Hacienda La Esmeralda Special Geisha #ES0308
  • Best of Panama #PA-N-10: Finca Don Pepe, 3 J Natural
  • Best of Panama #PA-N-12: Carmen Estate Coffee, Paso Ancho 
  • El Injerto Estate #EI01-01: Pantaleon Mocca


  • Hacienda La Esmeralda Special Geisha #ES0101

​Direct Trade Coffee:

  • Casa Ruiz Bourbon (natural) 
  • Carmen Estate Coffee Traditional Natural
  • Finca Santa Teresa Caturra (washed)
  • Finca Santa Teresa Catuai (natural)
  • Finca Santa Teresa Geisha (washed)
  • Hacienda La Esmeralda Geisha (natural)