I am in Chicago! at Coffee Fest representing the Nebraska Coffee Association. Jon Ferguson and Lauren Walton of Cultiva Coffee Roasting Co. are my travel buddies and fellow judges for the North Central Regional Barista Competition.
Today was Day One of the competition. We are here to support awesome baristas from North Dakota, South Dakota, NEBRASKA, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan.
It’s been a long day of espressos, cappuccinos and signature drinks followed with a wild dance party at The Wormhole. (A coffee shop with this
Tomorrow is Day Two. You can support us at home by watching LIVE! tomorrow starting at 12pm CST here: USBaristaChampionship.org.