Photo Album: First TNT in La Colombe D.C. Cafe

All photos courtesy of Connor Mallon

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Philip, our Workshop roaster, delivering his first pull of the night.

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Anxiously awaiting judges’ responses

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D.C. coffee community mingling

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D.C. cafe manager Greg Smith, barista Mike Trone representing with the “dove” hat, and Josey Dear from Philadelphia roastery

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BGA executive board member Colin Whitcomb and John Reithmaier of District Bean (districtbean.com) organized the event and MC’d during the TNT

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Baristas prepping the milk

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Gathered around the bar

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Yui’s first round

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Through the giant window

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Arnold judging

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John introducing the prize for the winner

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Some pours on the marble counter

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This is how we do the blind judging (no eyeholes)

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Graham and Marina (top 2 of the night) with Greg and John.

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The crowd

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Graham with his prizes

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Mandatory overhead latte shot

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Sweet smell of success

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Graham with the paparazzi

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