Date: 8th-12th August 2023

Golden Bean World Series Results

The results are in for the first-ever Golden Bean World Series Competition.

Northern and Southern Hemispheres went head-to-head in Hawaii!

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Golden Bean 2022 Results

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For 2022 we have a DIGITAL PACKAGE for you to either print on your coffee bags or use on your website and social media.

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Golden Bean 2022 Wrap-Up Video

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Only roasters who complete the survey will get the free report, normally valued at thousands of dollars.

This report will enable you to benchmark your business vs. the total industry averages.

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The Golden Bean has been running now for nineteen years in Australia and is in its tenth year in North America. It is one of the key elements in the growth of the coffee industry by way of rewarding the coffee roasters, the vital person in the chain for all coffee businesses.

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  • Enter your coffee

    For each single coffee entry, you will receive a certificate, detailed judges feedback via the Portal login and registration. In addition, six entries includes free competition attendance.

    Enter now for your chance to be a Golden Bean champion!

    Submit your coffee entry 
  • Attend the event

    By attending the Golden Bean competition you will meet with superstars of the coffee world, learn more about this amazing industry, interact with the latest and greatest coffee suppliers and most importantly, have fun!

    Purchase a ticket on the link below or enter six coffee's to get a free ticket!

    Purchase attendance ticket 

Attending the event

By attending the Golden Bean competition you will meet with superstars of the coffee world, interact with the latest and greatest coffee suppliers as well as have fun!

Plus, if you enter six or more coffee's you will receive a free attendance ticket.

Purchase ticket
  • Sean Edwards

    Founder and Head Bean

    Sean has been involved in the Australian café industry for over...

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  • Scott Angelo

    Head Judge

    Scott is the founder of Oceana Coffee and is a multiple Golden Bean award...

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  • Lenka Bohorova

    Category Judge

    Lenka is an Authorized SCA Trainer and a Coffee Training Manager at Canterbury....

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Important Dates for the 2023 Competition

Wednesday 29th March 2023

Friday 4th August 2023, 5pm

8th-12th August 2023

Please note:
It is the responsibility of the roaster to choose the delivery date of their coffee (within the window of dates advised) to ensure it is at its best on the days of judging.

Entry options


    Cost: $150 per entry

    Ensure you enter into the milk, espresso and filter categories to be in the running to being crowned the Overall Champion!

    Enter now 

    Cost: $550 for full event or $200 per day

    Or if you enter 6 coffees you will get a free attendance ticket!

    Purchase attendance ticket 

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