2016 World Coffee Roasting Champion:
Alexandru Niculae of Romania


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.

World Coffee Roasting Championship 2016 Results

Champion: Alexandru Niculae of Romania
2nd: Dmitrii Borodai of Russia
3rd: Matthew Robley-Simeonsma of United Kingdom
4th: Joanna Alm of Sweden
5th: Rubens Gardelli of Italy
6th: Özgün Sarisoy of Turkey