Friday, June 10, 2011

El Salvador's new world champion

Coffee lovers of the world unite and cheer for Alejandro Mendez of El Salvador, the new world champ barista. Tim's El Salvador Blog has all the details, starting like this:

The 2011 World Barrista Championships were held June 2-5 in Bogota, Colombia. The winner this year was Alejandro Mendez from El Salvador. With a polished presentation featuring coffees grown in El Salvador, he brewed and poured sophisticated coffee drinks for a panel of judges. CONTINUES HERE