Jeff Garcia, N:1 Coffee, Oakland

Chris Gaoiran, Alexanderโ€™s Steakhouse, Cupertino, CA

Paul Joo, Bourbon Street Cafe, LA

Jess Brooks, Allegro Coffee, Denver

Greg Lefcourt, OZO Coffee, Boulder, CO

Anthony Luat, Honolulu Coffee Co., Honolulu

Michael Stetson, The French Press, Santa Barbara, CA

Kevin Bohlin, Ritual Coffee Roasters, SFO

Truman Severson, Portola Coffee Lab, Costa Mesa, CA

Michelle Powell, Java Junction, Santa Cruz

Jose Ortez Jr., Red Berry Coffee Bar, San Jose, CA

Robert August-Norton, Chocolate Fish Coffee, Sacramento, CA

Shelli Maciel, Weavers Coffee and Tea, San Rafael, CA

Charles Babinski, Intelligentsia Coffee, LA

Devorah Freudiger, Equator Coffees and Teas, San Rafael, CA

Matthew Sinclair, Blue Bottle Coffee, Oakland

Daniel Tellez, The Kind Grind, Santa Cruz

Justin Williams, Specialtyโ€™s Cafe, SFO

Josh Richards, Cartel Coffee Lab, Tempe, AZ

Chelsea Greene, OZO Coffee, Boulder, CO

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