MILAN – Taiwan International Coffee Show was enlivened November 17-20 by the world coffee championships: world latte art, world coffee in good spirits and world coffee roasting. Itaila traveled all the way to Taipei with representatives for each category, respectively: Stefano Nodari, Marco Poidomani and Roberto Breno.
Both Stefano Rodari and Robero Breno did not make it to the finals, a feat that was instead achieved by Marco Poidomani, who finally placed sixth among the finalists.
World Coffee Championships: here are the winners
After three days of intense competition, the announce of the 2023 World Coffee Roasting Champion: Taufan Mokoginta, Indonesia.
The top four scoring competitors are as follows:
1. Taufan Mokoginta, Indonesia
2. Talha Erdinc Bas, Turkey
3. Andrew Coe, United States
4. Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Japan
World Latte Art Championship Finals Rankings:
1. LiangFan, China
2. Lu Daoqiang, China
3. Bala – Shao Sing Lin, Taiwan
4. Ryan Liew, Malaysia
5. Pachara Tubtimchai, Thailand
6. Jervis Tan, Singapore
World Coffee in Good Spirits Championship Finals Rankings:
1. Rastislav “Rasty” Kasar, United Kingdom
2. Tanpong, Thailand
3. Danny Andrade, Australia
4. Christos Klouvatos, Greece
5. Sion Wu, Taiwan
6. Marco Poidomani, Italy