The Buckman Coffee Factory is a shared-facility roastery, education hall and event space located in the heart of Roasters’ Row in Portland, OR.
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
ONE COFFEE, 25 ROASTS
WHAT IS THE COMPETITION? Cascadia Cup is a fun, open event celebrating the art of roasting. We've selected a coffee that all competitors will be given to roast, in their own unique style.
WHO CAN COMPETE? Cascadia Cup is open to roasters of all levels of experience, styles and regions –from aspiring hobbyists to seasoned professionals.
COST? A humble $60 ensures a wide range of competitors will throw their tryers in the fire and includes 20lbs of green coffee for you to play around with. BCF Member Roaster fee is just $40.
BUCKMAN COFFEE FACTORY EQUIPMENT. For those who are interested in roasting at the Factory, the competition fee ($60) can be applied toward our set-up fee to become a member roaster, after which you can rent our equipment by the hour. (Standard set-up is $150 and includes a two-hour equipment and safety training).
NO COST TO WATCH OR DRINK! Rowdy spectators, competitor's friends and coffee fans are all welcome and audience participation is encouraged! There will be two brackets: People's Choice (that means all guests get to taste and judge) along with a Special Judges Panel.
BENEFIT FOR WORLD COFFEE RESEARCH. While admission is free, the Cup is a benefit event, so donations are encouraged. RSVP early to ensure your participation in THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD.REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE