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Wegaconcept for Korea Latte Art Championship

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Technique, passion and attention to detail: the essence of Wegaconcept, Wega’s top machine dedicated to espresso professionals, synthesizes the challenge of the Korea Latte Art Championship, which will decide the finalist who will go on to compete in the World finals in Shanghai next spring.

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EIC Pre-selections: Wega rewards Andrea Faggiana

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A contagious smile, a bit of a hipster look and talent to spare: these are the traits that distinguish Andrea Faggiana, the young barista who captured victory last Thursday, May 7th in the primary selections for Espresso Italiano Champion hosted by Wega.

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Espresso Italiano Champion, Wega style

It was a day full of thrills, dedicated to Italian espresso with zero defects: the Venetian stage of the Espresso Italiano Champion, a competition promoted by Istituto Nazionale Espresso Italiano.  Its first edition took the stage at the Wega general headquarters, infecting the competing baristas with the positive energy of the brand.

It was an event that gave its stars plenty of intense moments, captured in a video documenting the entire course of the challenge, from the welcoming of the contestants to the competition itself, under the watchful eyes of the technical jury and the master of ceremonies Gianluigi Sora, including the taste tests by the sensory jury and the prize ceremony that crowned the fantastic Emilio Tufano. The connecting thread of the day was Wega’s young, sparkly mood, which transformed the tension of the contest into pure fun.