24th August 2009
The SCAE's French chapter, Association France Cafés Gourmets, is to hold its three coffee championships October 16-18 in Paris at the La Passion du Café event.
The French Barista, Cup Tasting and Latte Art championships will be held in conjunction with the Weekend Gourmand at the Salle des Fêtes, Mairie du 15e, 31 Rue Péclet, 75015, Paris.
In the schedule for the weekend event, the afternoon of Friday, October 16 is devoted to heats of the Barista championship, with the Saturday given over to more heats, the announcement of the finalists, the finals, and finally the announcement of the winners and a party.
Sunday, October 18 is reserved for the Cup Tasting championship in the morning, and the Latte Art contest in the afternoon.
More details and a registration form for the event are available on the chapter's website, www.francebarista.com.