Vietnam Amazing Brewing Master to be first held in Dak Lak
The Vietnam Amazing Brewing Master 2023, the first of its kinds, will be held in Buon Ma Thuot city of the Central Highland province of Dak Lak from March 10 to 13.
The event, within the framework of the annual Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival, has so far attracted 33 contestants from nine localities to register.
Accordingly, at the competition, contestants will perform by making traditional filter coffee and using V60 (brewing equipment).
In the qualifying round, they will be divided into three groups, with each group expected to have seven to 10 candidates. Contestants will then compete individually and two contestants of each group with the highest scores will enter the final round.
The final round will have six contestants compete individually and score points. The contestant with the highest score will win the contest.
According to the organisers, one first prize, one second prize, and one third prize will be awarded to excellent contestants.
The competition aims to discover, honour, and promote outstanding talents in coffee brewing, motivating baristas to constantly practice, improve their skills and creativity, and enhance the role of baristas to create premium coffee to meet the increasing needs of consumers.
In addition, it also helps to promote and develop the country’s specialty coffee industry and Vietnamese coffee culture, contributing to increasing domestic consumption and the value of Vietnamese coffee globally.
The competition is a place for people who are passionate about coffee, allowing them a platform to share knowledge and experience, and create an attractive connection space for the coffee community, according to the Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Association.
The contest is considered the highlight of the 8th Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival, contributing to the realization of the goal: "Buon Ma Thuot - the destination of world coffee".