Cafe Essentials Sponsors the UBC in Houston TX

Over 16,000 attendees crowded George Bush Convention Center June 27 to June 29th to cheer on their favorite local baristas.  The 4th annual Barista Challenge garnered the attention of local cafes and baristas who entertained audience members with a novel dueling barista competition where baristi battle the clock as well as each other in four…

The 2009 Ultimate Barista Challenge

Dr. Smoothie Brands announces exclusive 2009 sponsorship at The Ultimate Barista Challenge USA in the Frappe/Smoothie competition. Dr. Smoothie Brands has provided product that professional baristas have used in National Barista Competitions.   Sherri Johns, a former Barista champion and coffee connoisseur created the Ultimate Barista Challenge. This highly competitive competition is action packed with…