4th ‘Fushan Cup’ Int’ Barista Championship in Chengmai on June 17-18
24 contenders from around the world compete in the 4th 'China Fushan Cup' Int'l Barista Championship, which is being held at the Fushan Coffee Culture & Romance Town in Chengmai County, Hainan on June 17th-18th, 2015.
The 24 top baristas come from different countries including Colombia, Uganda, Ecuador, South Africa, Australia, South Korea, Thailand, mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
The event itself occurs in collaboration with the 10th annual Hainan Yingbin Dragon Water Festival, and is being held in accordance with World Barista Championship competition standards.
To keep the authority of Barista Championship, the organizer specially invited many a panel of expert judges, all of whom are among the most well respected of the international coffee community.
Hainan has already had some nationally-known coffee brands including Fu Shan and Xing Long. The intention of the event is to draw public attention to the delicious Fushan coffee and promote China’s coffee culture.