Dear friends. Thank you for a great Nordic Barista Cup. Unfortunately we have to inform you, that there has been some mis-counting in the Nordic Roaster Espresso competition.
The winner of the 2013 Nordic Barista Cup is… TEAM SWEDEN! The top three competitors: 1. Team Sweden – 2624 pts 2. Team Norway – 2568 pts 3. Team Denmark – 2541 pts The Task: This year’s task was similar to last year’s, with a few changes [...]
The winner of this year’s Nordic Barista Cup is… TEAM FINLAND! The top three competitors: 1. Team Finland – 1890 pts 2. Team Sweden – 1875 pts 3. Team Iceland – 1663 pts Motivation: This year’s task was one similar to what you encounter in your everyday work [...]
Photo: Tim Varney This year our judges have been paying particular attention to the following qualities in the teams: The ability to create well tasting beverages The ability to present themselves, their product and their ideas to others The professionalism with which they [...]
In addition to the Nordic Barista Cup, we have also been running the Nordic Roaster Competition – a parallel competition aiming to find the best coffee roaster of 2011. The competition is broken down into two categories; espresso & filter. Each of the 170 attendees at the Nordic Barista Cup participates in the judging, tasting [...]
Oh my goodness, the final night is here! We are at the most incredible location in all of Oslo—well, at least that is what I think, since I havent seen much of anything else around here.
Denmark’s team leader, Karen, ceremoniously switches wigs with Jose after it is announced that Team Denmark took top honors at this year’s NBC.
Denmark’s team leader, Karen, ceremoniously switches her blond wig with Jose’s Elvis wig after it is announced that Team Denmark took top honors at this year’s NBC.
Tim Wendelboe and Tim Varney happily hold the trophy for the Nordic Roaster. Tim Wendelboe is the winner for the second year in a row. Bravo, Tim! Here are the rest of the results for the total 10 roasting companies involved in the event.