Come one and come all and help celebrate the Holiday season at 18 Grams with a Latte Art Throwdown and Ugly Sweater Party. The fun take place on Friday, November 30th at 18 Grams Coffee Lab.
The competition and party is open to the public, along with current and formers baristas. The throwdown will also play host to an ugly sweater party which will help bring a festive spin to the Latte Art Throwdown Circuit.
The Latte Art Throwdown will have baristas face-off in a bracketed, single elimination competition to see who has the most creative, artistic and technical latte art in the DMV. Competitors will make art as they would behind the espresso bar and will be challenged with both compulsory and freestyle pours. The winner will take home a $300 cash prize and trophy!
Doors will open at 7 pm on Friday, November 30th and the competition will begin at 8 pm. The event is free for both spectators and baristas. All are encouraged to wear their ugliest holiday sweater to help get everyone in the Holiday Spirit.
Competition rules & registration form are available here. And the full press-release of our event can be found here.