SCASA Eastern Cape Region Coffee Competitions 2019 – Schedule & Competitors

03 Oct 2019 | Coffee Competitions, Competitions, Eastern Cape, News, Regionals

The Eastern Cape’s 2019 Regional Coffee Competitions will comprise of three disciplines: The Cup Tasters Competition, the Latte Art Competition and the Barista Competition, running 4-5 October at Father’s House Church in Port Elizabeth (30 Paterson Road).

2019’s competition will see 6 Cup Tasters, 5 Latte Artists and 7 Baristas!

Maxine Thiart – Routed Roasters
Raymond Roesstorff – Wiesenhof
Heinrich Thiart – Routed Roasters
Kyle Grebe – Coffee Boys
Charmaine Strauss – Routed Roasters
Chris Faragher – Coffee Boys(Holiday Coffee)

Shane Januarie – Infood Coffee Roastery
Zanoxolo Yali – Ciro Full Service Beverage Co.
Bongiwe Booi Jacobs – Urban Espress Coffee Company
Raymond Dzinemarira – Infood Coffee Roastery
Earl Higgins – Coffee Boys

Raymond Roesstorff – Wiesenhof
Hillary Gwaze – Infood Coffee Roastery
Nyasha Chiwaridzo – Urban Espress Coffee Company
Kenneth Mupanganyemba – Infood Coffee Roastery
Bongiwe Booi Jacobs – Urban Espress Coffee Company
Mpumelelo Adams – Mastertons Coffee & Tea
Nonkululo Budaza – Urban Espress Coffee Company

The competitions will start on Friday evening 4 October with the Cup Tasters and Latte Art competitions at 18:00 until 20:30. The Barista competition will start on Saturday 5 October at 09:00 and will run until 14:30 with the winners’ announcement thereafter at more or less 16:00. Please note there will be no finals round.

Don’t forget about the ‘Almond Breeze Latte Art Smackdown’, sponsored by Blue Diamond Almond South Africa, (SCASA’s Bronze Competition Sponsor) featuring competitors, running on 5 October at 15:30 just before the winners’ announcement.

Thank you again to all our sponsors and wishing all baristas the very best of luck with the competition.