The Championships continues to test the knowledge and practice of competitors from across the region in areas such as the heritage of Gahwa; bean selection and roasting; and Gahwa preparation and serving.

The Championships continues to test the knowledge and practice of competitors from across the region in areas such as the heritage of Gahwa; bean selection and roasting; and Gahwa preparation and serving.

The Championships continues to test the knowledge and practice of competitors from across the region in areas such as the heritage of Gahwa; bean selection and roasting; and Gahwa preparation and serving.

WHAT TO EXPECT

The Cupping Room

Visitors will get to see the judging in action. In this room, the sensory judges conduct the cupping sessions for both Sane’ Al Gahwa Championship and the Gahwa Roaster Award. The judges will be , assessing the quality of each contestant's Gahwa through a rigorous evaluation of the coffee’s roast colour, taste balance (aromatics, acidity, bitterness, and flavor), defects, faults, and taints.

Live Competitions

Visitors can watch the competitions live at different stages; from Gahwa roasting on open fires using traditional utensils to competitors unleashing their creativity to brew the best Gahwa using only the ingredients provided in a mystery box.

Celebrate the Winners

The Gahwa Championships will conclude with an award ceremony at Al Hosn Festival to recognize the new winners of the competitions.

13 - 26 January 2023

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AL HOSN FESTIVAL

Al Hosn Festival is set to make a spectacular return next year (2023), with the culturally-rich, 10-day programme taking place from 13 to 26 January at Al Hosn site.

Al Hosn Site

Abu Dhabi, UAE

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