European coffee trip on tour in Aarhus

European coffee trip was on visit at GreatCoffee recently.

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Daily Telegraph on visit at GreatCoffee

Aarhus was recently voted the best shopping destination in Scandinavia and there’s plenty here to spend your krone on, from high fashion to quirky art galleries –
and one of the most extraordinary coffee shops I’ve seen, Great Coffee on Klostergade (greatcoffee.dk). Needless to say the brewing, done in what looks like a

Coffee roasting for World Cup Tasters Championship, 2015

Article produced by World of Coffee Event

As 36 competitors prepare to take to the stage and compete for the title of the 2015 World cup tasters Champion, GreatCoffee Alias Søren Stiller Markussen prepare his personal journey. After winning serveral National and international titles (among his many titles are 1st place Danish Barista Championship 2008, 2010, 2014, 2015 and LatteArt Champion 2007, 2011 and 2nd place at World Latteart championship) In 2009, he vowed his next competition attempt would involve roasting his own coffee.

Danish Championship 2015

Danish Championship was held this weekend in Aarhus, Godsbanen – and 9 barista´s competed…tamping, tasting shriveling….and performing to brew some of the best coffees in Denmark.

All the barista´s were represented from both CPH and Aarhus (you can see the list below with the results) and participants. The Scene was set at Godsbanen at left hand with the Black Eagle sponsored by Kaffemekka and the right side individual grinders for coffee barista´s brought themselves.

“For those of you who don’t know what Black Eagle is – its the “new”…”new” 2 group espresso machine from Nuova Simonelli”.

A Scandinavian approach of coffees from different coffee roasters were represented..among those were “Solberg Hansen, La Cabra, Drop Coffee, The Coffee Collective & GreatCoffee”…..I hope I didnt forget any.