Q – How do you win the Overall Pentair Everpure Golden Bean?
A – You must enter a coffee in the Espresso category #1, Milk Based category #2 and for the first time in 2017 Filter category #3. The highest scoring entries you submit from each of these categories will be added together for your Golden Bean score.

The competition

Q – What if I don’t receive the competition bags – can I still enter?
A – If you don’t get Golden Bean branded bags in time to submit your coffees, please send your coffee to us in unbranded bags clearly mark with the category number on the top left side.  If you have multiple entries in the same category ensure you have a corresponding letter eg. A,B,C with your printed packaging slip stapled to the bag.

Q – What is the packing slip?
A – Once you have submitted and paid for your entries, the MY ENTRIES page will display a PRINT PACKING SLIP download button.  Please print each individual packing slip and attach it to your designated coffee, then we are able to scan the barcode and mark your coffee as received.

Q – When should I send my coffee in and where to?
A – All competition entries are due in by the Friday 8th September 5.00pm (PDT).
The Golden Bean Coffee Roasters Competition
DoubleTree by Hilton
1000 NE Multnomah St
Portland Oregon 97232

Q – How can I find out about the competition guidelines?
A – Easy, just download from the Enter / Attend page, click the button Download Competition Entry Guidelines for the latest up to date instructions.  Please take time to read them thoroughly, we know there’s a lot of information there but it is all relevant to how you can WIN!

Q – Can I enter multiple entries in the same category?
A – Yes! You can enter the same category more than once! If you have multiple great coffees say for espresso, enter them under the blend or the origin name, ensure you select A,B,C drop down box. Each coffee will be judged separately.

Q – Can I change an entry once I have paid for it?
A – Yes you can edit an entry up until 5pm Wednesday 6th September by logging in to your entries via the Manage Entries tab (dropdown menu from the Enter / Attend) at the top of the page.

Q – If I contract roast for a Franchise, who gets the cudos for the win?
A – Everyone!  The entrant will be named first, with the contracted by/for company second. (Eg. Awesome Roastery / Awesome Franchise – OR – Awesome Franchise / Awesome Roastery)