World Barista Championship 2017

World Barista Championship 2017 starting today!

  • After the Latte Art, Brewers Cup, Good Spirits and Cup Tasters World Championships in Budapest in June, the annual World Barista Championship of the World Coffee Events (WCE) starts today.
  • The participants represent over 60 nations.
  • In 15 min. they present 4 espressi, 4 milk drinks and 4 original signature drinks at the highest level.
  • The best 12 participants of the first round go into the semi-final round.
  • The top 6 participants of the semi-final will enter the final round, from which a winner will be named World Barista Champion!
  • The complete schedule with all participants can be found here.
  • The host of WBC 2017 is the Seoul Cafe Show – the first and only exhibition officially supported by the International Coffee Organization (ICO).
  • There are 580 exhibitors from 40 countries and 150,730 visitors from 70 countries.
  • At the same time, the World Coffee Leaders Forum will be held to discuss sustainable development.
  • With so much coffee in the city, the Seoul Coffee Festival cannot be missed as it is all about coffee, the city and culture.
  • You can either follow the whole spectacle on Instagram, Facebook and Youtube or drop by directly.
When?
  • Business Day: 09 – 10 November 2017 (10-18h)
  • Public Day: 11 – 12 November 2017 (10-16h)
Where?
Entrance

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