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Monday, April 19, 2010

Kaldi's Mike Marquard Places Sixth in United States Barista Championships

Posted By on Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 12:19 PM

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Congratulations to Mike Marquard of Kaldi's for his second consecutive sixth-place finish at the United States Barista Championships in Anaheim, California, on Sunday.

Marquard, who works as director of education for the local micro-roaster, entered the competition as the Midwest regional champ. He was the only top-six finalist who wasn't from Intelligensia Coffee in Chicago or Verve Coffee Roasters in Santa Cruz, California.

Joe Marrocco of Kaldi's made it to the semifinal round.

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