27 Mar '15, 7pm

We're making some exciting updates to the WBC in 2016. Read all about it here! #WBC2016

Dublin, Ireland (27 March, 2015) – For the past 15 years, the World Barista Championship (WBC) stage has played host to innovation from the world’s best baristas. While we’ve made small changes to the competition format over the years (remember the mandated sugar bowls?), it’s time we introduced more changes. Bigger changes. Changes that bring the focus of the competition back to its innovative roots. WCE will be announcing exciting changes in and around this year’s WBC in Seattle April 9-12, 2015. These changes will take effect for the 2016 WBC (Dublin, Ireland). The first two of these exciting changes consists of a WBC qualified equipment kit for all competitors and redefining the cappuccino course. These two shifts indicate positive steps towards the continued evolution of a competition platform that consistently explores and shares advances in specialty coffee. In the ...

Full article: http://www.worldcoffeeevents.org/evolving-the-wbc-2016/

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