A new coffee King

Dale Harris of Has Bean Coffee in the United Kingdom is the 2017 World Barista Champion. The first-time national champion beat 58 country representatives to claim the prestigious title at Café Show Seoul from 9 to 12 November.

Miki Suzuki of Japan was runner up, Kapo Chiu of Hong Kong was third, Ben Put of Canada was fourth, Hugh Kelly of Australia was fifth, and Kyle Ramage of the United States took sixth place.

“I’m overwhelmed,” Dale says. “Of course I’m super happy with the result. It’s recognition of the long journey our whole team have been on over the

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