Podcast, Episode 3: Barista Competition

 

 

Batdorf & Bronson Podcast: Barista Competition 

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Batdorf and Bronson Podcast: Barista Competition (6.2 mb)

Join Batdorf & Bronson Barista Competitors Chandler Rentz and Emily Jackson as they discuss:

  • Preparing for Barista Competiton
  • The business case for supporting baristas who want to compete
  • How competition improves quality and customer service
  • Their experiences as competitors
  • Ways to be involved as a competitor, judge, volunteer, and specatator

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Dates for the 2012 United States Barista Competition:

  • NORTH WEST (WA, OR, AK, ID, MT, WY)
    January 27-29
    Tacoma, WA
  • SOUTH EAST (KY, VA, TN, NC, SC, AL, GA, FL, DC)
    February 9-11
    Atlanta, GA at The Georgia World Congress Center
  • NORTH EAST (OH, WV, DE, PA, NJ, NY, CT, RI, MA, VT, NH, ME, MD)
    February 24-26
    New York, NY (in conjunction with Coffee & Tea Fest)
  • SOUTH WEST (HI, CA, NV, AZ, UT, NM, CO)
    March 8-11
    Santa Cruz, CA
  • NORTH CENTRAL (ND, SD, NE, MN, IA, WI, IL, IN, MI)
    March 2012
    Location TBD
  • SOUTH CENTRAL (KS, MO, OK, TX, AR, LA, MS)
    March 2012
    Location TBD
 

  • USBC (National Event)
    April 19-22, 2012
    Portland, OR at The Oregon Convention Center (held in conjunction with The SCAA Event)


Chandler preparing his signature drink at the 2010 SERBC.

 

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