ACADÉMIE DU CAFÉ
Explore the Académie du Café and its training courses, to become an expert in the art of espresso…ACADÉMIE DU CAFÉ
THE ART OF ROASTING
A skill passed on down the generations...THE ART OF ROASTING
CAFES RICHARD SPIRIT
Although Paris is most famous for its monuments, the city’s cafés are part and parcel of its history and rich scenery...CAFES RICHARD SPIRIT
Seoul International Cafe Show – 21-24 November, 2013
Our distributor General Coffee Coordinator in South Korea will be exhibiting at Cafe Show (Coex Seoul), the first and largest exhibition in the country.
Come booth C806, taste our line of high quality coffees & teas, and discover a wide range of accompaniment products.
For more information, please visit : www.cafeshow.com
Victor Delpierre: World Champion Coffee in Good Spirits 2013!
Victor Delpierre, Barista-Barman sponsored by Cafés Richard and coached by Michael McCauley, has made us part of a wonderful adventure by winning the title of World Coffee in Good Spirits Champion 2013. This was the first time that France participated in this international competition... a resounding success over the 21 countries that were aiming for this much-coveted title.Victor Delpierre : World Champion Coffee in Good Spirits 2013!
Would you dare serving tea and herbal tea frozen cocktails in carafe?
As summer approaches, Comptoirs Richard tea and herbal-tea based cocktails are healthy, fresh and organic for some. These tasty recipes are the results of the combined expertise of our Tea Expert Lydia Gautier and mixologist Victor Delpierre, also French Champion of Coffee & Good Spirits. Our experts propose mouthwatering yet low-calories and alcohol-free alternatives drinks, complemented with seasonal fruits.Would you dare serving tea and herbal tea frozen cocktails in carafe?
Our tea expert Lydia Gautier won an international Gourmand Award 2013!
Since 1995, the "Gourmand Awards" rewards the best food and beverages books. This year, this international ceremony took place in France on February 23rd, at the Carrousel du Louvre (Paris). Our tea and herbal tea expert Lydia Gautier was on the short list, competing with Danish, Chinese, Korean and Swedish authors. She won the “Best in the world” prize in the “Non-alcoholic beverages” category thanks to her last book “1001 secrets sur le thé” (understand “1001 tea secrets”).
Lydia Gautier is agronomist, and passionate about botanics. She selects for us the best plants and creates delicious recipes for Comptoirs Richard collection. She is also trainer at the UniversiThé, the Cafés Richard training center.
For the second year in raw, Christophe Rubino is the French Cup Taster Champion!
Christophe Rubino is salesman and trainer at Cafés Richard, and already won in 2012.
Once again, he repeated the performance at the 6th Cup Tasters Championship organized by the SCAE in France. This competition took place at the end of January at Sirha exhibition in Lyon (France).
The suspense lasted until the last cup before knowing the name of the winner. Few seconds later, Jean Vergne (our Production Manager) obtained the same number of correct answers, making him Vice-Champion.
Furthermore, we are proud to announce that we have been selected to be the official sponsor of the Latte Art World Championship which will take place at World of Coffee exhibition in Nice (France) from June 26th to 28th.
For more information about championships, please visit: www.scaefrance.org
Premiere in Paris for Barista Nation event!
After San Francisco, Tokyo, Vancouver, Los Angeles... Cafés Richard has been selected to organize the French edition of BARISTA NATION in Paris. This interactive event initiated by our partner UNIC, took place on October 15th, 2012 and gathered professionals and coffee culture lovers in our Académie du Café.Premiere in Paris for Barista Nation event