The World Coffee Roasting Championship debuted 2013 in Nice, France. In this 3-stage event, competitors are evaluated on their performance evaluating the quality of green coffee (coffee grading), developing a roasting profile that best accentuates the desirable characteristics of that coffee, and on the ultimate cup quality of coffees roasted.
2014 World Coffee Roasting Championship Results
Champion: Yu-Chuan Jacky, Taiwan
2nd: Moonkyu Jang, South Korea
3rd: Joanna Alm, Sweden