Date: 25-29 October 2022
Location: Port Macquarie Race Club
Want to hang with the best coffee roasters in the world?
Then this is for you!
Golden Bean is the World's Largest Coffee Roasting Competition and attracts the best of the best in the coffee roasting industry.
The Golden Bean has been running now for eighteen years in Australia and is in its eight year in North America. It is one of the key elements in the growth of the coffee industry by way of rewarding the coffee roasters, the vital person in the chain for all coffee businesses.
Enter your coffeeEnter now
For each single coffee entry, you will receive a certificate, detailed judges feedback via the Portal login and registration. In addition, six entries includes free competition attendance.
Will you be the next Golden Bean champion?
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By attending the Golden Bean competition you will meet with superstars of the coffee world, learn more about this amazing industry, interact with the latest and greatest coffee suppliers and most importantly, have fun!
Scientific AnalysisSign up now
Available 365 days a year, the Scientific Analysis has been created to provide roasters
looking at developing their roasting technique to produce quality roasts. Who knows, with expert feedback, it could lead to Golden Bean award-winning success!
Golden Bean 2021 Highlights
Attending the event
By attending the Golden Bean competition, you will meet with superstars of the coffee world, interact with the latest and greatest coffee suppliers as well as having fun!
Plus, if you enter six or more coffee's you will receive a free attendance ticket.
NEW for 2022: the Golden Bean World Series!
Who has the best coffee? The Northern Hemisphere or the Southern Hemisphere? This year we will find out once and for all!
We will battle it out in Hawaii on 29th November - 2nd December 2022.
Important Dates for 2022 Competition
Wednesday 16 March 2022
ENTRIES CLOSE & COFFEE RECEIVED BY
Friday 21 October 2022, 5pm
26-28 October 2022
STICKERS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
9 November 2022
It is the responsibility of the roaster to choose the delivery date of their coffee (within the window of dates advised) to ensure it is at its best on the days of judging.
This program has been initiated to provide a service for Golden Bean entrants and roasters, in
general, looking at developing their roasting technique to produce quality roasts for that quality coffee that can lead to Golden Bean award-winning success.
COFFEE ENTRYEnter Coffee Now
Cost: $150 per entry
Ensure you enter into the milk, espresso and filter categories to be in the running for being crowned the Overall Champion!
ATTENDANCEBuy Attendance Ticket
Cost: $550 for full event or $200 per day
Or if you enter 6 coffees you will get a free attendance ticket!
SCIENTIFIC ANALYSISSign Up Now
Cost: $200 per coffee analysis.
Available 365 days a year, this detailed scientific analysis will help you improve your product.