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Holiday Inn Express nearby our Coffee Roasting training lab

Holiday Inn Express nearby our Coffee Roasting training lab

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Riverport Richmond to bring their preferred corporate rate to students of the Canadian Barista & Coffee Academy. This hotel is very close to the Coffee Roasting Training Lab for the Vancouver Campus. Read this info sheet for more details. 

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Unique Coffee Tasting & Discussion

Unique Coffee Tasting & Discussion

Thursday, September 20th at 6pm Propaganda Coffee, 209 E Pender St, Vancouver Whatever your experience with coffee, complete newbie to expert, we'd like to invite you to this truly unique coffee cupping-tasting event at Propaganda Coffee! Our 2018 Canadian Barista Champion Cole Torode from Rosso Coffee Roasters Calgary, will brew for you 4 different processed coffees: washed, natural, honey and anaerobic coffee. This is a free community educational event, bring a friend !

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2018 Canadian Barista Champion Teaching at the Academy

2018 Canadian Barista Champion Teaching at the Academy

We are excited to announce a Special Guest Teacher, Cole Torode, from Rosso Coffee Roasters in Calgary is our Canadian 2018 Barista Champ and is coming to the Vancouver Campus on September 21st to teach and share a course on: " Barista Skills, Competition & Coffee Tastings " . Reserve your spot now with our early bird registration discount or the Alumnus Discount.  Read more...  

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Top Latte Artist in Vancouver – 2018

Top Latte Artist in Vancouver – 2018

September 25th, 2018 Here is the official scoreboard from the Top Latte Artist in Vancouver contest Live Finals event. Head over to the link in our bio to read the full event recap and watch the video of 1st place winner Kunie Inaba's performance All competitors performances are now live at http://contest.starbeat.tv #starbeattalent #starbeatevents #toptalent #toplatteartist #toplatteartistinvancouver #livefinals #scoreboard #latteart #contest #barista #baristalife #canadianbaristaacademy #thetrendybarista #coffee #coffeelover #espresso #winmoney @starbeattalent @starbeatevents @ecm_espresso @brevillecanada @cbaristaca @baristacanada @nuovasimonelli @stormbrewing @agroroasters @kafkascoffeetea A post shared by Starbeat Events (@starbeatevents) on Sep 24, 2018 at 9:51pm PDT for more in-depth coverage go to Barista...

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Cold Brew Coffee, what it is and what it is not.

Cold Brew Coffee, what it is and what it is not.

Cold brew.. why i hate it. If you want to get me ranting, just say to me how much you love cold brew. I dare you. For those of you unfamiliar with what cold brew is, it’s only the latest fad sweeping the coffee drinking nation. It seems like every day there is a coffee shop offering their interpretation of cold brew, or another company offering a bottled version for the grocery store shelves. So why do I hate it?  First of all, I’m a third wave coffee consumer, which means I prefer coffees that are prepared from fresh beans,...

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