| 34 mins

Episode 46: The serious business of coffee competitions


On the podcast this week, we're pulling back the curtain on the world of coffee competitions and exploring their profound impact on the coffee industry.

We chat with competition organisers, judges and barista champions, Stephen Morrissey, of the Specialty Coffee Association, Gwilym DaviesMorgan Eckroth and Rastislav Kasár, to understand the role competitions play in the community, how they elevate coffee standards, and find out what it takes to win.

Credits music: "Summer is for falling in love" by Sarah Kang in collaboration with The Coffee Music Project

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Guests

Gwilym Davies

Gwilym Davies

Founder, Naughty Dog and WBC 2009

Morgan Eckroth

Morgan Eckroth

Content creator and USBC 2022

Stephen Morrissey

Stephen Morrissey

Deputy Chief Commercial & CXP, SCA and WBC 2008

Rastislav Kasár

Rastislav Kasár

Coffee Masters Champion 2022

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