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Barista classes at ORSO

Course Descrip­tion

Barista train­ing class at ORSO kitchen and bar in Cork city, Ire­land. Our Barista skills is a mix­ture of the­ory and prac­tice. It is quite relaxed yet very inter­ac­tive. After some inter­est­ing the­ory, you will move onto the machines where you will per­fect your cof­fee mak­ing skills under the super­vi­sion of our pro­fes­sional cof­fee mas­ter, Yuliyan.
This course offers a fan­tas­tic advan­tage for any of those look­ing for a job in the hos­pi­tal­ity indus­try and any stu­dents plan­ning on a sum­mer J1 or week­end work. Also for any­one with a love for cof­fee who wants to learn more, this inter­est­ing and fun course is per­fect for you.
Classes are kept to a lim­ited size to ensure opti­mum learn­ing standards.

Course Con­tent:

  • The his¬≠tory of cof¬≠fee and cof¬≠fee beans
  • Set¬≠ting up the grinder and using barista equipment
  • Per¬≠fect cof¬≠fee extraction
  • Dif¬≠fer¬≠ent cof¬≠fee types
  • Milk tex¬≠tur¬≠is¬≠ing techniques
  • Make the per¬≠fect espresso
  • Learn basic latte art
  • Clean¬≠ing the cof¬≠fee machine
  • Stor¬≠ing cof¬≠fee beans
  • How tem¬≠per¬≠a¬≠ture and humid¬≠ity affect the grinder

We also provide :

  • Some deli¬≠cious tapas style food with glass of wine dur¬≠ing the break
  • Cer¬≠tifi¬≠cate of course completion
  • Train¬≠ing mate¬≠ri¬≠als for you to take home
  • Jar of ORSO cof¬≠fee to take home

Course Times:

18:30 ‚Äď 22:30


The course takes place at ORSO Kitchen & Bar, 8 Pem­broke Street, Cork City. map

Book your place:

To book your spot/‚Äčrequest fur¬≠ther infor¬≠ma¬≠tion please email us on [email address ‚ÄĒ enable javascript to view] or via PM on our face¬≠book page

Buy vouch­ers

You may pur¬≠chase vouch¬≠ers for our barista classes at ‚ā¨75 each here:

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Contact info, map and opening hours

Contact us

For enquiries, or to phone in your take-‚Äčout order call us on 021 243 8000

Please note ORSO does not take reservations

To con¬≠tact us by email please use our con¬≠tact form or email [email address ‚ÄĒ enable javascript to view]


Break¬≠fast 8:30am ‚Äď11:30am

Lunch 11:30am ‚Äď 5pm

Din¬≠ner 5 ‚ÄĒ late (Tue ‚ÄďSat)

Closed Sun­days & Bank Holidays

Map showing the location (Number 8 Pembroke Street) of ORSO Resturant in Cork

Find us at No. 8 Pem¬≠broke Street, just a few steps from the Gen¬≠eral Post Office ‚Äď the geo¬≠graphic cen¬≠tre of Cork city.

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Opening hours


Breakfast 8:30am –11:30am

Lunch 11:30am – 5pm

Dinner 5 - late  (Tue –Sat)

Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays


Map showing the location (Number 8 Pembroke Street) of ORSO Resturant in Cork

Find us at No. 8 Pembroke Street, just a few steps from the General Post Office – the geographic centre of Cork city.

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