Barista Skills and Coffee Cupping - Saturday 14th April

Love coffee? Own a coffee shop? Thinking of opening one? Then read on...

Will Corby (aka The Caffeine Kid and now a Coffee Hunter employed byMercanta) will be leading classes in Coffee Tasting & Barista Skills. Winner of the 2010 Northern Heat and 2011 London Heat of the UK Barista Championships, Will is one of the foremost figures in the coffee world today.


Coffee Cupping Course:

Tasting coffee in its most natural form as the professionals do; you will be guided through cupping protocol and tasting procedures. We will taste 8 coffees of different varietals and farms including some of the worlds most sought after beans.


Barista Skills

This course will cover all elements of espresso machine use from how to adjust your grinder, tamping technique, pulling top espresso, milk preparation and espresso machine maintenance. It will leave you heading for home packed with enthusiasm for producing great tasting drinks!

All courses are priced at £40 or £75 for both courses. Light food is included.  Spaces are limited.  Alternatively you can book online.