Are you a coffee-holic with a passion for some fine roast and blends? Well then mark out September 13th and 14th as busy in your diary as The Australasian Specialty Coffee Association (ASCA)has announced that the South Australia Coffee Championships will taking place over that weekend. Love it enough to compete? Then make sure that all forms are be lodged and received by ASCA by the 2nd of August at 5 pm, entrants need to be Australasian Specialty Coffee Association members, and fees ranging from $175 to $275.
The competition will have four different sections: Barista Competition, Latte Art, Cup Tasting and Brewers Cup, with all events taking place at Jubilee Pavilion Kitchen at the Adelaide Show in Wayville, SA. With seven judges over seeing the competition, the pressure is on, with 45 minutes broken into 15 minute periods reserved for prep time, competition/performance time and clean up, this event is bound to get the blood pressure up.
Who is going to take the crown this year? Is Mike Wells going to take it home or are we in for a treat of new, local talent?
For more information and ticket purchase, see the website.