Espresso Italiano Champion 2017

21-22 October
Organised by the Italian Espresso National Institute (Inei)

Espresso Italiano Champion is the international competition for baristas organised by the Italian Espresso National Institute (Inei). It will be a race against time; within the space of only 11 minutes, the contestants will have to dial in the grinding and prepare four espressos and four cappuccinos, under the eyes of the technical judges and judged by the merciless because blind sensory judges of the International Institute of Coffee Tasters (Iiac).

Thanks to this formula, the fourth international edition of Espresso Italiano Champion is the most successful ever; there have been 40 selection competitions in several countries with a total of 400 baristas. The Host semi-finals will include 15 baristas from Italy, Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Thailand, Germany and Bulgaria, but only four of them will make it to the finals. The international semi-finals will be held by Dersut Caffè, Mokador, Essse Caffè and La Genovese, the international final by Wega Macchine per Caffè at Host 2017.

 

CALENDAR
 
Saturday 21st October
 
11:00 am International semifinal of the Espresso Italiano Champion 2017
Organised by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano (Inei)
Hall 14, La Genovese area, Stand H22
 
02:00 pm International semifinal of the Espresso Italiano Champion 2017
Organised by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano (Inei)
Hall 14, Dersut Caffè area Stand L39
 
02:00 pm International semifinal of the Espresso Italiano Champion 2017
Organised by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano (Inei)
Hall 18, Essse Caffè area Stand B50 C57
 
02:30 pm International semifinal of the Espresso Italiano Champion 2017
Organised by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano (Inei)
Hall 18, Stand Mokador Stand D50 E51
 
 
Sunday 22nd October
 
03:00 pm International semifinal of the Espresso Italiano Champion 2017
Organised by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano (Inei)
Hall 24 , Wega Macchine per Caffè [Coffee Machines] area,  Stand  D52 D60)