It’s an exciting month of August for caffeine-lovers and brewmasters in the metropolis as one of the biggest coffee events of the year is all set to give coffee afficionados a perfect complement to the streak cuddle weather this month.
Breville Philippines, known for its line of products that unlock endless food and drink possibilities in the kitchen, has started brewing the 2023 Coffee Festival at the SM Makati’s second-floor activity area from August 1 to 15. The event has been an exciting mix of special workshops, competitions, and product launches so far that stirred up coffee-loving heart beat faster than any good cup of joe can, which on the premium lifestyle home brand can give.
The event is a deep dive into the coffee culture and educate people on how they can create their brew regardless of their experience. Last August 6, a number coffee lovers along with mall shoppers were able to join the ‘Espresso 101: Level Up Your Coffee Game’ workshop where they learn about the four keys formula of making your brew at home and the essentials for your coffee home set-up with Jose Margo Flores. He was joined by top Pinay barista Vanessa Caceres at the ‘Brewing Creativity: Latte Art 101’ session where attendees discovered the basics of doing latte art designs.
The Coffee Festival 2023 will touch on the other applications of coffee, too. On August 12, Chef Ave Bayle will hold a special workshop on coffee and dessert pairing, featuring three exclusive recipes that anyone can do in their kitchens. Finally, coffee pro Dave Dource will be headlining the ‘Introduction to Specialty Coffee’ workshop on the same day where he will cover the history of coffee down to the basics of brewing espresso.
Another highlight of the event will be ‘The Coffee Wars’ competition which will bring together coffee enthusiasts who will battle by creating their original espresso-based coffee drink. The twist? They have to work on their brew using random ingredients like herbs and spices and fruits. Exciting, indeed!
The physical events are also complemented by a special live-streaming event for those who prefer to stay at home. The live event will be all about ‘Coffee 101: Brewing Your Coffee at Home,’ and will touch base on the basics of coffee from beans selection, basic recipes, to having the best equipment to match your needs. Breville Product expert Dave Dource and coffee enthusiast Marie Field-Faith will be hosting the live event.
Breville Philippines’ annual coffee festival is a true testament to its market promise which is to elevate the consumer’s experience in their kitchens by providing them with high-quality home partners. The brand’s history has seen a lot of exciting product releases that have innovated food preparation, cooking, and brewing, and Breville is set to do more with its upcoming launches. Specifically, the brand is pushing consumers more than ever to discover what they can do when they #BringBrevilleHome.
For the world of coffee, specifically, the brand wants to break down the notion that good coffee can only be created by professionals and enjoyed by hardcore enthusiasts. Through its products, Breville brings the market closer to the culture, therefore empowering them to explore their endless possibilities in the kitchen.
Show your love for coffee and get the chance to expand your knowledge about it by adding The Coffee Festival 2023 to your August must-dos. To stay updated on the event, follow Breville Philippines on their Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok accounts. You can also visit their website to know more about its products by clicking here.