Western Cape Regionals Results May 27 2014

Last week saw Western Cape baristas come together for the Regional barista champs. The competition was held at Hostex in Cape Town and the contenders were outstanding. Categories included the Barista Competition, Latte Art Competition, Cup Tasters Competition, and the new addition, Manual Brewers Competition.

So without further adieu, here are the results.

Barista Champion : Gerald Charles of Rock & Roller Coffee Culture.

Latte Art Champion : Alhenrico Thomas of Famous Brands

Cup Taster Champion : Heather Job of Global Coffee

Manual Brewers Champion : Stephen Tredrea of More Coffee


The following Top 6 Baristas will be going forward to compete at Nationals,

Gerald Charles - Rock and Roller Coffee Culture - Scoring 519.5

David Coleman - More Flavour SA - Scoring 469

Rodrick Nzirainengwe - Union Hand Roasted - Scoring 469

Romeo Chimunya - Bean There Coffee Company - Scoring 383.5

Ken Machenge - Tribe Coffee - Scoring 347

Wezo Sithonga - Buitenverwagting - Scoring 279.5


For more images and information from the competition, and if you would like to watch the livestream, click here.

Well done to all involved and a huge thank you to our sponsors...