ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - A big congratulations goes out to Sump Coffee of St. Louis.
About a week-and-a-half ago, the Coffee Fest St. Louis annual trade show was held at the Cervantes Convention Center. On Tuesday afternoon the winners in three competitions were announced, and Sump Coffee won first place for America's Best Espresso.
Second place in that category went to Goshen Coffee in Edwardsville, Illinois. Third place went to Thirty-Thirty, a coffee house in Peoria, Illinois.
Sump, Goshen, and Thirty-Thirty each win $3,500, and all go on to the 2013-2014 America's Best Espresso Grand Championship in Portland, Oregon, in October.
Sump Coffee also won second place for DaVinci Gourmet America's Best Coffeehouse. First place in that category went to Palace Coffee Company of Canyon, Texas.