Update Tuesday 18 February,
Enter the Championship over the next 7 days and the Acme cup offer will be extended to you! That’s 6 x demitasse and saucer, plus 6 x WBC regulation ‘cappuccino’ cup and saucer FREE for every competitor who enters before 5pm, Tuesday 25 February. ENTER NOW>
Update Monday 17 February, the first 20 entrants are confirmed, congratulations to the following competitors, you all receive a competitors set of Acme & Co cups:
Byung-Kyu (BK) Kang, Kokako Organic Coffee Roastery
Alla Heta, Bell Tea and Coffee
Greg Phillips, Bell Tea and Coffee
Ken Shi, Roma Coffee Roasters
Hanna Teramoto, Espresso Workshop
Isaac Hong, The Shelf
Alan Bruce, Mojo Coffee
Tait Burge, Mojo Coffee
Lani Korving, Mojo Coffee
Luke Mason, Mojo Coffee
Gwylim Jones, Mojo Coffee
Adam Mather, Espresso Republic
Sam Miskimmin, Mojo Coffee
Andrew Lavich, Mojo Coffee
Grace Stewart, Butlers Chocolate Café
Justin Min Young Baek, McCafe
Wonjun Kim, McCafe
Albert Au, Bespecialty
Nick Clark, Flight Coffee
Alex Casserly, Crafted Coffee Co
29 JANUARY – If you or one of your staff is looking to enter the Championship, do so right now and receive free Acme & Co cups!
Our sponsor Acme & Co, is the official ceramic cup of the Huhtamaki NZ Barista Championship 2014.
They are offering every one of the first twenty entrants:
6 x demi-tasse and saucers (regulation WBC size)
6 x tulip or flat white cup and saucers (both regulation WBC cappuccino size)
FREE of charge! Competitors may choose which of the many Acme colours they prefer. See the Acme cup range here>
Please get in quick for this offer, which ends as soon as we have twenty entrants. There are a total of 40 places in the Championship.
We will email you to let you know how to access your cups after you’ve entered.
Pictures: Ollie Simon, semi-finalist in 2013, is pictured above using Acme & Co in red. Below are 2013 third place Hadassah Green using Acme in green, Champion Nick Clark using grey Acme and Runner up Hanna Teramoto using Acme diner range. Photos by Michael CY Park.