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Champion Archives - I'M NOT A BARISTA

Wendelien van Bunnik

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Snobby baristas make WendelienĀ van Bunnik nervous. That might be because sheā€™s just about as welcoming, enthusiastic, and encouraging as they come.Ā  WendelienĀ vanĀ Bunnik Despite winning one world and two Dutch national championships in a single year, Wendelien continues to expand her...
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Orkun UĢˆstel

Orkun Ustel
Share Share Tweet Share Award winning Turkish barista, Orkun Ustel tells us how he fell into the coffee industry by happy accident. Two-time winner of the Brewers Cup Champion of Turkey and professional barista trainer, Orkun always loved coffee. He...
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Carmen Clemente

Share Share Tweet Share ā€œEven if my hands were shaking, I still managed to do a respectable job and become the new Italian Latte Art Championā€ Carmen Clemente is making latte art Carmen Clemente has always put her passions first....
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Arsenij Kuznetsov

Share Tweet Share ā€œFirst of all, my English is not great,ā€ smiles Arsenij Kuznetsov. The humility coming from the latest World Coffee Roasting Champion is astounding. Hailing from the city of Novosibirsk in central Siberia, Arsenij began his coffee journey...
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