Portola Coffee Lab has been tapped to be a host the Big Western Barista competition, a qualifying competition for the US Barista Competition. The Big Western Barista Competition, during which 13 states will be competing, will take place Friday, February 21st through Sunday, February 23rd at Lot 613 in Downtown Los Angeles (613 Imperial Street). The United States Barista Championship is presented under the watchful eye of the Specialty Coffee Association of America and the Barista Guild of America to serve as a platform for baristas to enhance their espresso beverage making skills through an exciting and challenging competition.
Friday, February 21st and Saturday, February 22nd: 10:30 AM 5:30 PM
Sunday, February 23rd: 10:30 AM 2:30 PM
Lot 613 (613 Imperial Street in Downtown Los Angeles)
This event is a free, public event