America's Best Espresso Judge Registration

America's Best Espresso Judge Registration

APPLY TO BE A JUDGE

Are you a coffee professional active in the industry? We’d be honored to have you come judge America’s Best Espresso competitions (ABE)  A maximum of seven judges will be selected. The competition is designed to evaluate a roaster's coffee which may be single origin or espresso blend.

Judging Criteria
1) Flavor Complexity/Balance
2) Mouthfeel & Appeal/Body
3) Aftertaste/Session

Simply fill out the application below and we’ll be in touch soon!

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Name *
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Show You Would Like to Judge *
Current Industry Position *
Years in Specialty Coffee Industry *
Previous Judging Experience: *
Please consider my application to be an America's Best Espresso Judge because: *
A maximum of nine judges will be selected. Judges MUST be at the ABE venue for the judges' orientation meeting and then for their scheduled judge times. Applicants selected to judge the live competition that fulfill all judging obligations and are present for their scheduled match each day of the competition will receive $100 gift card. The competition is designed to evaluate a roaster's coffee which may be single origin or espresso blend. Judging Criteria 1) Flavor Complexity/Balance 2) Mouthfeel & Appeal/Body 3) Aftertaste/Session
 
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