The Battle of Baristas Championship is a grassroots annual coffee championship held in Penang, Malaysia that features some of the best baristas in Malaysia.


The Battle of Baristas Championship is running champion qualifies as a wild-card entry into the national championships. 


In 2014, the championship achieved new heights by introducing the first ever BOBC Cup Taster's Championship in Malaysia.


In 2017, we escalate new format, new rules and the new challenge for each competition categories to innovates barista's creativity. 



In the same year, we hosted our very first coffee talks called "Influence: A Coffee Symposium". We invited speakers from a different field, different country comes over and share out their thoughts in the coffee industry. 

Battle of Barista Championship 2017

Influence, A Coffee Symposium 2017


BOBC's memories since 2010