Define Ceyda Okay

Defne Ceyda Okay Blog Post

At first glance, seeing Defne Ceyda Okay in her black platform Chelsea boots and countless tattoos all over – you wouldn’t suppose that she once dreamt of becoming a ballerina....
Levent Oncu

Levent Öncü Blog Post

From aeronautical engineering to coffee social media creator, this is Levent Öncü’s story. We recently spoke to Levent Oncu on the I’M NOT A BARISTA Podcast. Levent began his story in...
Ömer Yildirim

Ömer Yildirim Blog Post

2021 was a game-changer for the worldwide coffee community and Ömer Yildirim himself. This was when "hospitality" became the key. And this is when Ömer launched his speciality coffee roasting brand,...
Valentina Palange

SHE IS A BARISTA , happy International Women’s Day Blog Post

Happy International Women’s Day! To celebrate the day we are looking back on some inspiring female baristas from all over the world by sharing their different stories! Including their journey...
Erdmen Özmen scaled

Erdem Özmen Blog Post

This week, Erdem Özmen is sharing his coffee story with us; “to prove that there is nothing wrong with being a barista”. Originally becoming a barista as a part-time job,...
Nukhet Cubukcular

Nükhet Çubukçular Blog Post

Barista, designer, assistant coffee roaster or what we would simply call, an artist. That’s only a few words that can describe Nükhet Çubukçular! Today’s coffee story is dedicated to her...
Orkun Ustel

Orkun Ustel Product

Hey everyone! I am Orkun Ustel from Turkey. I’m the 2017 & 2020 Brewers Cup Champion of Turkey and am working as a coffee roaster and barista trainer. I am now sharing recipes and brewing techniques on Youtube. Search my name to find my channel and see my recipes – I hope you will get a good cup of coffee out of them!