The eighth London Coffee Festival is
NEXT WEEKEND, troops.
Whether you're a newbie, aficionado,
or a self-confessed coffee geek, we've curated
a programme just for you.
Invite your friends and buy your
tickets here (some sessions are nearly
sold out, so don't hang around). We want you there to party with us
For The Coffee Newbie
House of Coffee
the journey from bean to cup; discover raw green coffee
beans and watch them roasted and brewed by the experts behind the
likes of Colonna Coffee, Taylor St Baristas, Redemption Roasters
The School of Chocolate
lover? Hotel Chocolat’s School of Chocolate is
returning, taking you from bean to bar via three bookable
experiences, from The Tasting Adventure, to Coffee and Chocolate
Pairing and the Rare and Vintage Masterclass.
The True Artisan Café
local independent cafés as they take over La Marzocco's machines to
present you with a signature drink. Sip drinks
created exclusively for The Festival by a stellar line-up of cafés,
and support Project Waterfall.
The Launch Party
us for Baileys Flat White Martinis and classic espresso martinis by
Sandows on the Friday evening at our Espresso Martini Launch Party,
headlined by breakthrough musician Youngr.
For The Coffee Aficionado
inspired and boost your knowledge at talks and workshops. Catch
'Taylors of Harrogate: But First, Flavour' with Stylist Food Writer
and Saturday Kitchen star Rosie Birkett and 'Upcycled Coffee
Cocktails' with Miriam Nice, Drinks Expert at BBC Good Food. This way for more.
up with Union Hand-Roasted Coffee's San Franciscan roaster. Learn
the art of hand-roasting from the masters themselves and sample
Sensory Mixology Experience
and test your senses (and enjoy lots of cocktails) in a
discovery-focused mixology session, led by top competitors in the
coffee mixology scene at the La Cimbali bar.
Latte Art Live
Watch the latte art stars face-off
in highly skilled throwdowns and try your hand at pouring at the
debut Latte Art Karaoke. This zone is constantly in action, led by
the masters behind Ozone, Almond Breeze, Allan Reeder and Modbar.
For The Coffee Geek
of the Planet Earth's best baristas are travelling from all around
the world to compete in London Coffee Masters 2018.
This fierce four-day competition is entertaining and inspiring, and
with a prize of £5,000 on the bar, the stakes are high.
The Tasting Room
flavour at its best in the Tasting Room; an area
dedicated to the sensory experience, with bookable workshops from
cold brew to tea and wine. Hurry: the sessions are
selling out fast!
The Niners Bar
the first time, Caravan are bringing their famous Niners series to
you in the ultimate coffee bar experience.
Try all nine exceptionally sourced coffees, each served in a unique
way, from straight espresso, to single origin Negronis.
attendees are in for a treat. Test out the Faema E71, La Marzocco's Leva
and brand new Rancilio Specialty.
Plus, previewing Hario's new limited edition ceramic V60 range and get your
name on the list for when it drops this summer.
The Royal Treatment
Elevate your experience and book a VIP
slot. Chill in the La Marzocco VIP suite, fill up on the
barbecue at The La Marzocco Secret Garden powered by Espresso
Solutions, and meet the experts at The Cupping and Roasting
Factory and the teapigs Matcha Bar.