It's very apt the competition has taken on such significance as the traditional Ibrik method of coffee preparation actually started in this region back in the 14th century," explained SCAE
executive director David Veal.
Their introduction of the SCAE
training scheme will further enrich South Africas coffee culture as well as its training and expertise.
The competition is organised by Singapore Exhibition Services with the support of SCAE
To emphasise the prospects in the AP region generally, Singapore Changi Airport Enterprise (SCAE
), a 50% partner in Alterra Partners, recently announced it was selling its 28.6% stake in London Luton Airport to the major shareholder, Britain's TBI plc, in order that (according to the Chairman, Mr Boon Swan Foo) the proceeds from the disposal would be deployed on new investment opportunities in Asia, especially in China and India.
For many years now, roasters, baristas, buyers and others have been making the long trip from their home country to countries of origin, either on their own or as a part of trips organised by traders, large roasters, or associations such as SCAE
Speaking at yesterday's prize giving David Veal from the SCAE
(Speciality Coffee Association of Europe), which has been responsible for bringing the competition to the UAE, described the Dubai event as the 'biggest and best' cezve/ ibrik championship event to date.
Owned and organised by the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe (SCAE
), the ninth World Cezve / Ibrik Championship will be overseen by an independent judging panel that will rate baristas' brewing skills on criteria including taste, presentation and technique.
The grand winner of the Inaugural Philippine National Latte Art Championship will represent the Philippines to the 2015 World Latte Art Championship, June 15 to 18, at the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe's (SCAE
) World of Coffee Expo in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Held alongside SpecialityCoffee&Tea2014, FHA Barista Challenge 2014 will be hosted by the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe (SCAE
) - Singapore Chapter and supported by the regional industry associations.
Following advisory service requests from overseas airports, eager to improve their efficiency, CAAS went on to form the Singapore Changi Airport Enterprise (SCAE
The Specialty Coffee Association of Europe (SCAE
), conversely, referred to specific origins, estates and terroirs giving a distinct taste and personality different from and superior to the common coffee beverage, and centred its definition on the sensory quality of the drink in the cup.