Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2013 by Food_and_Beverages
Congratulations, Pete Licata! You are the champion of the 2013 World Barista Championship.
Pete Licata won the 2013 US Barista Championship that was held in Boston earlier this year and advanced to the World Barista Championship that was held from May 23 to May 26 in Melbourne, Australia. It is quite exiting to know that the champion is not from Europe, Colombia or Brazil but from U.S., where the art of coffee is relatively still new phenomenon.
The World Barista Championship is a battle among baristas who won Coffee their respective national championships for the title of the World Barista Champion. The contestants compete under 2013 World Barista Championship Official Rules and Regulations which are the following: