All The Times The Middle East Won At Coffee Art

BY Kasia Truscott / Nov 6 2019 / 15:26 PM

From 3D coffee art to personalised portraits, here's a complete list of all the times the Middle East got crazy creative with their coffee art

All The Times The Middle East Won At Coffee Art

Catch The UAE National Coffee Championships

The 2019 Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) UAE National Coffee Championships is set to take place at SIAL Middle East in Abu Dhabi later this month. Two exciting, world-renowned competitions will take centre stage at this year's event, bringing together the region’s most passionate and talented baristas. Coffee connoisseurs, this one's for you.

Where: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi
When: 9 - 11 December 2019
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The 2019 UAE National Coffee Championships will soon be taking place from 9 - 11 December 2019 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, featuring two internationally recognised competitions: the 2019 UAE National Latte Art Championship and the 2019 UAE Cezve/Ibrik Championship. The competitions will bring together the most talented and passionate baristas from the Middle East, in a fierce competition to find the best coffee art in the region.

The Middle East is no stranger to the creativeness of the speciality coffee industry, however. Ahead of the upcoming event, BAZAAR has rounded up all the times the Middle East has already officially won at coffee art - because they're just so good at it. 

1. Cafe Artea, Abu Dhabi

Cafe Artea is perhaps the first coffee shop in Abu Dhabi to make the cutest 3D coffee art we've ever seen.

2. Walnut Grove, Dubai

This authentic little cafe is best known for its festive designs that sure do make one brewtiful cup of coffee.

3. The Art Cafe, Riyadh

It's all in the name at this cosy little contemporary cafe in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

4. Baker & Spice, Dubai

Purely organic and homemade, Baker & Spice's coffee art looks exactly as good as it tastes.

5. Boon Coffee, Dubai

Ever seen a cup of blue coffee before? We haven't either...

6. RAW Coffee, Dubai

The best part about RAW Coffee is their committment to roasting 100% organic and ethically traded coffee - aside from their flawless latte art, of course.

7. Al3nah, Saudi Arabia

This Saudi coffee shop has the aesthetic and the skills to match their contemporary coffee art designs. 

8. Tub Of Butter, Dubai

Fancy having your face drawn on top of your latte? Look no further than a deliciously personalised cup of coffee at Tub Of Butter, Dubai.