Coffee lovers across Australia, listen up – the winner of the Australian International Coffee Awards (AICA) top trophy for Australia’s Best Coffee Roaster has been crowned. So, where can you find the best coffee in the nation? Campos Coffee is your plug. And it’s a feeling we know all too well. The tinge of happiness and excitement as soon as you see Campos is what’s on offer at your new local, and now it’s the praise it deserves. Earning the title of Australia’s Best Roaster for a second time running at the Australian International Coffee Awards.
The competition attracts entries from more than 180 exhibitors from around Australia and the world, so coming out on top is impressive, to say the least. And who decides that Campos is the best coffee roaster in town? Entries are independently judged by a panel of knowledgeable industry experts, including distinguished roasters, green bean buyers, trainers, and educators working in the specialty coffee scene.
“It’s a great honour to be named Champion Australian Roaster at AICA. As a company highly motivated by quality, we are delighted to have won this award and see it as a testament to our incredible team of roasters and our extended global family of passionate producers, farmers and suppliers at origin,” said Lloyd Thom, Campos Coffee Green Bean Buyer.
Not only taking home the Champion Australian Roaster trophy, the brand was also awarded a Best in Class Trophy for ‘Best Immersion Coffee – Single Origin’, for its yet-to-be-released Colombia Santa Monica coffee.
“Santa Monica is the first of its kind for our coffee program and will be released as the opening instalment of our upcoming ‘Lab Series’ showcasing all things innovative, boundary bending and educational in the world of specialty coffee,” said Thom. Say no more.
If you want a taste of Australia’s best coffee, coffee fans in Sydney and Brisbane can visit one of the two Campos Coffee flagship cafes; Campos Coffee Newtown in Sydney and Campos Coffee Gasworks Plaza in Newstead in Brisbane. Don’t worry Melbournites, you haven’t been forgotten, there’s a new flagship cafe location coming to Chapel Street in Melbourne before the end of the year.