Monday, October 5, 2015

Coffee Geeks gathering in Korea :: A to Z of COFFEE, all about coffee at 2015 Daegu International Coffee & Café Fair



A to Z of COFFEE, 

all about coffee at 2015 Daegu International Coffee & Café Fair


How much do you know about coffee?
You will learn and fall in love with coffee by seeing, smelling and tasting fresh coffee at the Daegu Coffee & Cafe Fair.
Did you know that Daegu is the city where the trend of roasting coffee started in South Korea?
Do not miss out on a chance of experiencing the top local coffee shops of Daegu at the fair!





    2015 Daegu International Coffee & Café Fair Overview

- Date : October 8 (Thu) to 11. 2015 (4 days)
- Opening hour : 10:00am to 18:00pm
  ※ Last entry 1hr before closing / The Last day opens until 17:00pm
- Admission : 8,000 KRW / Youth 2,000 KRW (required to show a student ID)
- Venue : EXCO, Daegu, Rep. of Korea
- Scale : 200 companies, 400 booths (expected)


    Contests

- 2015 CAFÉ Barista Award (CBA) : Oct 9 to 10. 2015

- 2015 Daegu Coffee Roasting Championship : Oct 10. 2015

- 2015 World Coffee Cocktail Championship : Oct 11. 2015

- 2015 KASC Barista Award : Oct 11. 2015

△Photo : website of 2015 Daegu International Coffee & Café Fair


    Concurrent Events
Making Hand-print Cup, Art Cake & Cookie, Exhibition of coffee ground paintings, upcycled coffee products


    Special Events from Daegu Coffee Tour

 Daegu Café Tour Bus
- Operation : 2 times a day from Oct 8 to 11. 2015
(Departure from Daegu EXCO at 13:00 and 16:00)
- Fare : Free 
- Tour Course : EXCO (Daegu Coffee & Café Fair)  Dongseongro (Dongseongro Café Alley, Kim Kwang-Seong Street, Bangcheon market)  Apsan Mountain (Cable car, Apsan Café Alley)  Suseong Lake (Suseong Lake Café Alley)

Free Gift 
Daegu Coffee & Café Fair ticket holders can get free gifts when visiting the cafes that are on the list below and buy coffee.
- Free gift : Drip coffee bag or Dutch coffee capsule & mug

△Photo : website of 2015 Daegu International Coffee & Café Fair


    List of cafes

▶ Dongseongro
- Julius Meinl (율리어스 마이늘)
- Nageunol (나그놀)
- Sky Lake (하늘호수)
- Coffee Myung-ga, the head shop (커피명가 본점)
- Ryu Coffee Roaster’s (류 커피 로스터즈)
- My Coffeecal Romance (마이 커피컬 로맨스)
- 30ml 에스프레소 (30ml Espresso)
- OWL PIPE
- Café Lucid (루시드)

▶ Suseongmot
- Coffee Smith (커피 스미스)
- My Coffeecal Romance (마이 커피컬 로맨스)

▶ Apsan Mountain / Palgong Mountain
- Schumann & Clara (슈만과 클라라)
- 블루오븐 (Blue Oven)
- Café Suda (수다카페)


    How to go to Daegu EXCO?

From Dongdaegu Station to EXCO
: If you get off at the Dongdaegu Station subway, take trunk line #937 at the Dongdaegu KTX Station bus stop, and get off at the bus stop in EXCO front Bus stop. Then, you will arrive at EXCO.
- Car : 18min
- Bus : 25min
- Taxi : 15min (approximately 6,000 KWR)


※ more guide for visitors → 'Click' 

Address:  90, Yutongdanji-ro, Buk-gu, Daegu