This is Miguel at his finest: international consultant, coffee savant … and aspiring singer. He’s even got fans — including the folks at sprudge.com. And wouldn’t you know it, both Miguel and the Sprudge folks were in Bogota, Colombia for the World Barista Championship in June.
Once they met up, it was only a matter of time before something special happened. Sprudge wrote a song about Miguel sorting competition coffee for U.S. barista champ Pete Licata. Miguel, in turn, improvised a melody. And all that singin’ and sortin’ was captured on video. Want to see it? Here goes: