Pete Licata and his all-Hawaiian "layered" espresso has made it to the final 6:
Javier Garcia, SPAIN
Miki Suzuki, JAPAN
Matt Perger, AUSTRALIA
Alejandro Mendez, EL SALVADOR
John Gordon, UNITED KINGDOM
Pete Licata, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Live streaming Sunday beginning 1:00 pm EDT. http://www.livestream.com/worldbaristachampionshiplive
. (12:00 Bogota time, UCT -5).
There is also a pretty cool video on the site of Stephen Morrissey touring the engineering and production facilities that were used to design and now manufacture the Simonelli Aurelia. In case anyone thinks it's easy to design a high-end espresso machine, it's not.