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2019 Roaster Smackdown Public Judging Party SYDNEY - MAIN EVENT

  • Collective Roasting Solution 42/112 McEvoy Street Alexandria Australia (map)

The biggest event of the year is finally here!

The competition roast will held at our warehouse on 22nd & 23rd June 2019. We have 18 roasters ready to compete head to head to be titled 2019 Roaster Smackdown Sydney Champion.

On Saturday 29th June, there will be a panel of industry judges who will pick the Top 8 Competitors using the process of elimination.

Every attendees will get a chance to participate in a blind cupping where you are able to taste and vote for your favourite cup of the Top 8. It’s your chance to vote for the winner of the People’s Choice Award.

The winner will be announce at the end of the day. There will be two winners; Judges’ Choice Winner & Peoples’ Choice Winner.



  • Sam Sgambellone

  • Emily Oak
    ST. ALI

  • Tuli Keidar

  • Yama Kim

  • TBA



Oatly will be serving fun and delicious drinks created using their human & environmentally friendly product.

Roaster Smackdown Merchandise Stall

You'll be able to purchase our Roaster Smackdown exclusive merchandise, from; cupping spoons, pins, t-shirt, to tote bags, you name it!

Aillio Bullet Live Roasting

A live roasting using the BULLET R1 V2 by AILLIO will showcase this revolutionary technology to bring into the industry and for home roaster. The Bullet R1 is the smallest 1kg capacity roaster on the market, and it plugs into any standard electrical 10amp power point, making it ideal for both sample batch roasting in a lab or to compliment the ultimate set up for the home enthusiast. Your chance to check out how it works!

Rising Sun Workshop Food Stall

Rising Sun Workshop from Newtown will be on the food for this year’s Roaster Smackdown in Sydney. We are excited to see what delicious options they have in the works.

Moon Dog Brewery Stall

Moon Dog is our favourite beer brewers and always a welcomed sponsor to all of our events. You can expect delicious brews coming from this team.

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