Cuvee Coffee’s Lorenzo Perkins is your 2012 South Central Regional Barista champ! Mr. Perkins was the South Central winner in 2010, and placed in the finals in 2011, both while competing for Cafe Medici. This is his first win for Cuvee Coffee, a boutique roaster located in Austin, Texas. Congratulations, Lorenzo!

Here’s your top 3 finishers from the 2012 South Central region!

3rd. Jacque DesMarais, Kaldi’s Coffee, St. Louis, Mo (633)

2nd. Nora Brady, Kaldi’s Coffee, St. Louis, MO (637.5)

1st. Lorenzo Perkins, Cuvee Coffee, Austin, Texas (640.5)