2016 Compak Golden Bean North America recognizes best roasters
After three days of intense judging and 10 educational workshops and discussions, the 100+ judges of the Compak Golden Bean North America ”held for the second year in Portland, Ore. ”determined the top winners, as well as a bevy of outstanding, silver- and bronze-medal-winning coffees.
For the second year in a row, Klatch Coffee in Southern California took home one of the two coveted Golden Bean trophies, made by trophy master Reg Barber. Klatch was recognized for being the Outstanding Franchise/Chain, while Florida-based Oceana Coffee for Overall Compak Golden Bean Champion.
Below is a full list of the winners of all categories.