BaristaFinalistsAfter months of heated competition, and a wild weekend of top routines here in Seattle, we’ve got just six barista competitors left in the 2014 United States Barista Championship cycle. From Florida to California, Missouri to Seattle to Washington D.C., one of these six baristas will be crowned the new USBC champion on Finals Sunday.’s coverage of the 2014 United States Barista Championship is made possible by direct support from Cafe Imports and The Wilbur Curtis Company. All of our 2014 barista competition coverage–regional, national, global–is supported by sponsorship from Nuova Simonelli.

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1. 10:15 Charles Babinski, G&B, Los Angeles @charlesbabinski @gandbcoffee

2. 10:53 Camila Ramos, Panther Coffee, Miami @milamos @panthercoffee 

3. 11:31 Trevor Corlett, Madcap Coffee Company, Washington D.C. @madcapcoffee @tjorlet 

4. 12:09 Nora Brady, Blueprint Coffee, St. Louis, MO @snackpackbrady @blueprintcoffee

5. 12:47 Laila Ghambari, Cherry Street Coffee House, Seattle @lay_luh @cherrystreet 

6. 1:25 Cole McBride, PublicUS & Velton’s Coffee, Seattle @colecoffee @veltonscoffee’s coverage of the 2014 United States Barista Championship is produced in partnership with the Specialty Coffee Association of America, whom we’re proud to tirelessly serve as Official Media Partners. 

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