Expo and Latte Art Throwdown
Friday, June 30 at 7pm, compete head to head with baristas around Missoula and Western Montana, pouring your very best latte art in front of three judges. Not confident in your skill? No problem, it is going to be a chill night of hanging out with the coffee community. Everyone is invited – not just professional baristas.
Amazing prizes for three top competitors from Acaia Scales, Espresso Parts, Olympia Coffee, Hero Coffee Works, and Zootown Brew - not to mention swag for all participants. Live music and lots of chaos - its going to be amazing!
Come early (4pm) and participate in a coffee expo: brewing methods tasting station, kopi luwak experience, and a cupping facilitated by Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. from Washington.
$5 buy in to compete. Pairs of baristas will compete at the same time. Baristas will have 5 minutes to produce one free-pour latte drink to present to three judges. Espresso shots will be pulled by a non-competing barista provided by the sponsor location. Brackets will be single elimination.
The $5 buy in is added to the prize pool, which will be divided among the top 3 winners in addition to product from our sponsors: Espresso Parts, Olympia Coffee, Acaia Scales, Hero Coffee Works, and Zootown Brew.