Barista Challenge 2023

Qualification Round:

Espresso & Cappuccino Competition
Date: 18th October, 2023
Venue: ICCA – Knowledge Village
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Date: 3rd November, 2023
Venue: Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Brew, Pour, Win: Unleash Your Barista Skills at the Lavazza Barista Challenge Competition.


About Lavazza Barista Championship

The Lavazza UAE Barista Championship  is a thrilling competition that brings together talented baristas from all over the UAE. It’s an opportunity to demonstrate your mastery of coffee-making techniques, creativity in latte art, and overall passion for the craft. Whether you’re an experienced barista or just starting your journey, this challenge is  OPEN TO ALL BARISTAS IN THE UAE who want to test their skills and learn from the best.

  1st Prize

All expenses covered trip to Turin, Italy to represent the UAE for Lavazza International Championship, including Lavazza Masters Coffee Course at HQ Training Centre, AED 7,000 cash prize and a professional coffee machine

2nd Prize

Professional  Espresso Machine and  AED 5,000 cash prize.

3rd Prize

Professional Espresso Machine and AED 4,000 cash prize.

4th Prize

Professional Barista Kit and AED 2,500 cash prize.

5th Prize

Professional Barista Kit and AED 1,500 cash prize.

How to Participate

Please follow the step-by-step process on how to join.



Fill out the registration form with your contact information to secur your slot in the competition.


Hone your skills and perfect your techniques leading up to the competition. Experiment with different coffee blends, practice latte art designs, and create your signature beverage.