The competition includes free cupping, sensory memory and triangulation tests. A unique and exclusive competition mixing free cupping, sensorial memory and triangulation.
The first part will be free cupping, where participants taste different coffees by the filter method. They describe and memorize the unique characteristics of each set, and then they will be able to remember and find theses coffees.
In the blind tasting, participants will have to taste different kind of coffees, remembering the taste of each cup.
The championship is open for only 48 participants, once the whole competition is organised in rounds of 4 participants. All coffees are freshly brewed in filter throughout the day in order to provide everyone with the same temperature and extraction conditions.
The first four participants in the grand final will receive cash prizes, as follows:
1st place: € 6000 + Trophy
2nd place: € 3000 + Trophy
3rd place: € 1500 + Trophy
4th place: € 500 + Certificate
The price includes access to Encuentros Cafeteros 2019 (more info here)