Barista champions from more than 60 nations are coming to Seoul in 2017 to compete for the title of “World Barista Champion.” more


A new documentary film by Roland Fraval follows Sasa Sestic from humble beginnings in war-torn Yugoslavia to his adopted home in Australia where he begins a remarkable journey to the 2015 World Barista Championships in Seattle. more

Coffee Report

Kammie Hui, training manager at a premier espresso café in Hong Kong, and chief judge at the FHA Barista Challenge 2016, a part of the upcoming Food&HotelAsia2016, shares key must-haves for aspiring baristas. more


STiR Tea & Coffee International caught up with Beth Ann Caspersen shortly after the Saveur du Kivu in June. Read how her coffee and leadership skills were tested in this first ever specialty coffee competition in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. more


Two controversial announcements have taken the coffee social media world by storm this season. more


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