From 22-28 January 2023 a course about the art of making coffee took place in Foligno and other places of interest in Umbria. Four teachers from Kadiköy Abdülhamid Han Vocational And Technical Anatolian High School from Efeler Aydın, Turkey had the chance to learn about Italian coffee and bar trends in Umbria.
The course started with an introduction about the cultivation of coffee and historical facts. During the next days versions of processing methods and coffee varieties from espresso to cappuccino to macchiato etc. were presented. Furthermore, a machinery and equipment training as well as the discussion of basic barista hygiene rules were included in the programme. The participants had the chance to visit the roastery “Tiziancaffe” in San Gemini and some bars in Umbria and to get insights from different coffee experts.