NEW: Golden Bean World Series. Enter Now!
Golden Bean North America and Golden Bean Australasia winners compete to find out who is the best roaster... in the world.
Where: Kona Joe Coffee. 79-7346 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Hawaii
When: 29 November 2022 - 2 December 2022
For 2022 we have a DIGITAL PACKAGE for you to either print on your coffee bags or use on your website and social media.
Golden Bean 2022 Wrap-Up Video
If you have not yet done so, please complete our roaster survey.
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.
The Golden Bean has been running now for nineteen years in Australia and is in its eighth 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.
Enter your coffeeSubmit your coffee entry
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!
Attend the eventPurchase attendance ticket
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!
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 having fun!
Plus, if you enter six or more coffee's you will receive a free attendance ticket.
Sean EdwardsMore info
Founder and Head Bean
Sean has been involved in the Australian café industry for over...
Scott AngeloMore info
Scott is the founder of Oceana Coffee and is a multiple Golden Bean award...
Lenka BohorovaMore info
Lenka is an Authorized SCA Trainer and a Coffee Training Manager at Canterbury....
NEW for 2022: Golden Bean World Series
Who has the best coffee? The Northern Hemisphere or the Southern Hemisphere? This year we will find out once and for all!
We will battle it out in Hawaii on 29th November - 2nd December 2022.
Important Dates for the 2022 Competition
Wednesday 16 March 2022
ENTRIES CLOSE & COFFEE RECEIVED BY
Friday 12 August 2022, 5pm
16-20 August 2022
DIGITAL PACKAGE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
31 August 2022
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.
COFFEE ENTRYEnter now
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!
EVENT ATTENDANCEPurchase attendance ticket
Cost: $550 for full event or $200 per day
Or if you enter 6 coffees you will get a free attendance ticket!