You know the saying, “without (blank), none of this would have been possible”? Well, in the case of the Nordic Barista Cup volunteers, it’s really true.
The Nordic Barista Cup is honored to have the esteemed Roberto Bendaña in attendance for this year’s event.
You bet we are! Yes, it was painful to get out of bed this morning at 7, but not a bother considering we know how much fun is in store for us.
There’s a reason folks have bleary eyes this morning… those Swedes sure can show a girl (or a few hundred girls and boys) a good time!
Perhaps inspired by WBC champ James Hoffmann’s call for absurd latte art on his website (jimseven.com), Nordic Barista Cup teams participated in a race to create latte art in cupping trays.
What can we tell you about the White Party? It was NUTS. We arrived at 7:30, dressed in white.
As some readers have noted, a few teams here at the NBC received a cash payment for their cafés if they had a “correct” sommelier,