Partners Coffee And Rancilio Present: Ramp Up Road Tour
On Thursday, August 15th from 3pm - 10pm, Brooklyn-based coffee company Partners Coffee’s Bushwick Café & Roastery (8 Wilson Avenue) will be hosting Italian espresso machine manufacturer Rancilio for the NYC leg of the Ramp Up Road Tour, a free, speciality coffee-focused event part of Rancilio’s nationwide tour celebrating the launch of their new RS1 espresso machine.
Guests can expect:
4:00 PM - Basic Espresso Tech Class: This informal class will focus on what goes on under the hood of an espresso machine, from basic parts, to maintenance and operation.
5:00 PM - Espresso Theory Class: Dig into the ins and outs of espresso extraction and what goes into making a perfect espresso. Great for beginners and coffee connoisseurs alike!
6:00 PM - Coffee Community Panel: A moderated panel with coffee professionals from across the city who will speak to creating a sustainable career in specialty coffee.
7:00 PM - Technical Throwdown Competition: A high-stakes competition where baristas from across the city will compete in four skills-based events, from oat milk pouring to latte art.
Venue: Partners Coffee
8 Wilson Avenue Map
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