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Nominate A Competitor For The 2018 Cezve/Ibrik Championship

The Cezve/Ibrik Championship is just around the corner—the 2018 competition takes place from 18-22 February, at Gulfood Dubai. Competitors interested in joining the 2018 Cezve/Ibrik Championship can seek nomination from their licensed National Body, or SCA National Chapter. In order to nominate a competitor to represent their country, the relevant National Body/Chapter must follow the [...]

Congratulations to the 2017 Budapest Championships Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the  World Latte Art Championship, World Coffee in Good Spirits Championship, World Cup Tasters Championship, and World Brewers Cup, brought to you by Hario! 2017 World Latte Art Champion, Arnon Thitiprasert from Thailand 2017 World Brewers Cup Champion Chad Wang from Taiwan 2017 World Coffee in Good Spirits Champion, Martin Hudak from Slovakia [...]

2017 Judge Calibration

We are excited to announce that Judge Calibration for the Cezve/Ibrik Championship will take place on the 12th June, with the competition running from the 13-15th. If you are interested in judging this unique event in 2017, please contact Annemarie Tiemes for more information.

2017 Cezve/Ibrik Championship Rules & Regulations Released, 2016 Competitor Performances Coming Soon!

Honoring the tradition and history of one of the oldest forms of coffee preparation is at the very heart of the Cezve/Ibrik Championship. Seeing the varied and modern approaches taken...

Cezve Ibrik Championship comes to Budapest

The Cezve/Ibrik Championship showcases the Cezve or Ibrik preparation of brewing coffee, set in a competition format that celebrates this cultural tradition. Competitors are encouraged to bring their own style or cultural element to their performance to…

Karthikeyan Ranjedran wins 2016 MENA Cezve/Ibrik

Karthikeyan Ranjedran, a UAE-based barista of Indian origin, won in the second MENA Cezve/Ibrik Championship at the Speciality Food Festival (SFF) last month. SFF was one of three niche food events that ran from November 7-9 at Dubai World Trade Centre…

Konstantinos Komninakis Is The 2016 Cezve/Ibrik Champion

The 9th Cezve/Ibrik Championships are taking place at the Gulfood event in Dubai, UAE. After four full days of competition and performances from 19 international competitors, the judges have confirmed that Konstantinos...

2016 Cezve/Ibrik Championship Finalists Announced

The 9th Cezve/Ibrik Championships are taking place at the Gulfood event in Dubai, UAE.  After three full days of heats and performances from 19 international competitors, the judges have confirmed the six finalists that will compete to become the next World Cezve/Ibrik Champion on Wednesday. The six finalists are Jerome Jumawan of the Philippines, Sara Al [...]

Cezve/Ibrik Championship – Rules & Regulations Changes

Filip Bartelak on the changes of the Cezve/ Ibrik Rules & Regulations, on behalf of the Cezve/ Ibrik Working Group The Cezve/Ibrik Championships was established to promote and excel this method of preparation coffee. Cezve and “classical” ibrik are probably the most known methods of preparing coffee in the world. As SCAE, we wish to reward those [...]