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B&B 2021
B&B 2021

Bartenders & Baristas Challenge

Looking for the best creator of coffee cocktails. Is this you?
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Bartenders & Baristas Challenge
What is it about?
What is it about?

What is it about?

Licor 43’s passion for coffee cocktails will take it to a higher level in this fifth edition. The same unwavering mission to discover the best professionals and their wondrous Licor 43 & coffee concoctions this time once again from home, through a virtual challenge getting even more people to participate.

The jury
The jury

The Final

The 9 winners of the local rounds will need to give their absolute best to dazzle our prestigious jury with their jaw-dropping creations and become the champion at The Global Final. This will take place on 27th October via YouTube Premiere on Licor 43 Global’s YouTube channel.

ARE YOU READY FOR THE CHALLENGE?

1. HOW TO ENTER

1. Fill in the form that applies to your country.

2. Create your best Licor 43 Coffee Cocktail.

3. Film yourself making it.

4. Post your video tagging #Licor43BB2021

For complete information, please check the Terms and Conditions

2. LOCAL ROUND

5. The first 10 participants per country or EBS students/instructors that have registered and uploaded the video as explained in the current Terms & Conditions document, will receive a Carajillo Sharing Set consisting of 2 Licor 43 shakers, 6 Licor 43 coffee cups as well as the Carajillo Sharing Set structure.

6. The local judges will evaluate the cocktails according to the recipes judgement criteria. Positive reactions on social media will also be taken into account.

7. The jury will announce between 6 and 10 finalists and, among them, the winner of the Local Round who will go onto the Global Final.

For complete information, please check the Terms and Conditions

 

3. GLOBAL ROUND

8. Global finalists will receive €100 to polish their original recipe and film again.

9. The Global jury will decide the winner who will receive a prize worth €3,000 according to the judging criteria.

10. A second prize of €1,000 will be also offered to the Public Vote winner.

For complete information, please check the Terms and Conditions

 

THE GLOBAL FINAL JURY

An internationally renowned panel of experts will evaluate taste, creativity and presentation of the cocktails according to their professional criteria.

<span class="swash first">P</span>ENELOPE BASS
PENELOPE BASS

Penelope has been a senior editor at Imbibe since 2015; as well as writing articles for the bi-monthly magazine and online articles, Penelope regularly serves as a panel moderator and cocktail competition judge.

<span class="swash first">M</span>ERIJN GIJSBERS
MERIJN GIJSBERS

International Barista Champion, trainer and consultant for his company Het Koffiegenootschap and as Alpro’s in-house barista. Merijn has been working with coffee for about 10 years, meeting new, inspirational people every day that keep him focused on the how’s and why’s of good coffee.

<span class="swash first">T</span>IMON KAUFMANN
TIMON KAUFMANN

Timon has worked at some of the best bars in the world before he found his love for coffee. Today, the German “Coffee In Good Spirits” Champion is one of Germany's leading specialists when it comes to coffee within a bar environment.

The Prize

2017 Winner
2017 Winner
2019 Winner
2019 Winner
2018 winner
2018 winner
2020 winner
2020 winner

THE GLOBAL ELITE

Licor 43 will reward the champion of the Global Final with a prize worth €3,000* and a strong international media coverage (€1,000). And there will also be a Public Vote winner receiving €1,000*
In addition, local finalists will receive a specific award for each country that can be consulted in the legal bases.
And the first 10 participants per country or EBS students/instructors that have registered and uploaded the video as explained in the current Terms & Conditions document, will receive a Carajillo Sharing Set consisting of 2 Licor 43 shakers, 6 Licor 43 coffee cups as well as the Carajillo Sharing Set structure.

* To be spent on professional courses or equipment.

Registration Form

The competition is open only to participants residing in these countries or EBS students/instructors. You must be of legal age in your country.

Please check your country’s 3-week registration period in the drop-down menu below:

*Remember, your profile must be public to be monitored. In addition, in order to complete your registration, don't forget to upload the video recipe to your Social Media profile with the hashtag #LICOR43BB2021

LICOR 43 & COFFEE, THE PERFECT MATCH

Do you know why Licor 43 & coffee pair so well, making it the perfect marriage for coffee cocktails?

TIPS TO BECOME A ‘PRO’

If you love coffee cocktails and want to discover all their secrets, hit play and learn some useful tips from the renowned baristas and members of our global jury, Timon Kaufmann and Merjin Gijsbers.

BASICS TO TAKE INTO CONSIDERATION

BASICS TO TAKE INTO CONSIDERATION

CHOOSE THE PROPER METHOD OF EXTRACTION

CHOOSE THE PROPER METHOD OF EXTRACTION

QUALITY & CONSISTENCY

QUALITY & CONSISTENCY

TIPS TO GET STARTED

TIPS TO GET STARTED

BREWING METHODS

BREWING METHODS

COFFEE FLAVOURS

COFFEE FLAVOURS

The Previous Editions

Licor 43 & Coffee

Licor 43 & Coffee

The perfect combination thanks to their complexity and flavour properties, sharing similar and balanced tasting notes.

Licor 43 Baristo

Licor 43 Baristo

A fusion of Licor 43 with coffee from The Canary Islands.

If you have any questions about the competition, please contact us here.