I believe I can become one of the top baristas in the Netherlands and have a plan to find out if that is true by the end of 2026.

By competing in the Dutch Brewers Cup in 2024 and 2025, I hope to get my feet wet and dive head-first in the world of coffee competitions. I watched the preliminaries in 2019 to get an idea of what it’s like and meet a few baristas.

Then Corona came and my plans were put on hold. I’m planning in getting back in 2024…

The bar is definitely set high and competition is strong. I’m volunteering with SCA Nederland to help current barista’s and get even more insights.

coffee cupping taste notes BaristaClub
Cupping taste notes

Despite this set back, my dreams are still to be fanatic with coffee, learn and compete and be in the

  • top 10 world-wide in WBC 2027, if I can make the…
  • top 6 Dutch Brewers Cup 2026 after making the…
  • top 10 Dutch Brewers Cup in 2025

If you can help me reach that goal, please get in touch and find out!