Great encouters...

You can make great encounters @ the New York Coffee Festival ! Here, Kamal met with the world-class coffee specialist, Gwilym Davies, who was invited by the New York Coffee Festival as one of the judges during the prestigious Coffee Masters competition. This fast-paced, multi-disciplinary barista competition comprises of six challenging disciplines that test the barista’s knowledge and skills as they compete for the prestigious Coffee Master title and a $5,000 prize.

This knockout competition see baristas showcase their skills across a broad range of disciplines throughout the three days of the festival: Cupping, Brewing, Latte Art, The Order Challenge, The Signature Drink and The Espresso Blend.

Kamal and Gwilym exchanged their respective views on the future of coffee products such as cold brew as well as the evolution of super automatic equipment.