Best Barista of France 2014

Luca Casadei, barista trainer at Segafredo Zanetti France, has been awarded as France Barista Champion 2014 for the second consecutive year!  

During the same exhibition, held in Paris Villepinte, Lélia Letin and Delphine André participated to the championship of France Cup Tasting. Lelia, Segafredo Zanetti France Quality Manager, has reached a very good 5th place among 26 high level competitors. 

Luca Casadei has been called to defend his title of Champion of France 2013. He has won again the trophy for the best barista in France competing against talented opponents. For 4 years Luca has been keeping his passion without limits for coffee and his dedication and generosity have made him a master in the art of expressing the product coffee. 

For the second time, Luca Casadei will defend the colors of France during World Barista Championship to be held in Rimini, Italy from June 10 to 12 at the "World of Coffee" Show. 

This championship organized by the Speciality Coffee of Europe gathers people that are passionate for coffee and has for mission the highlight coffee of outstanding quality and the Barista trade. Segafredo Zanetti France, member of this association is fully partner of this approach. 

In our training center in Rouen, Luca has for main mission to teach and transmit the best practices to do a great espresso and a nice cream, to search and develop hot drink menu and more broadly an expertise to Segafredo Zanetti’s clients: bars, restaurants, franchisees. 

This training center located at the same place as the one where the coffee is produced offers to all the possibility to discover all stages of the coffee production: from the green bean to the cup. 

Congratulations to Luca and wish him a great world championship!