Project Description

Yollamon Thongrueng
Hands and Heart Coffee Roasters

Please tell us a little about yourself: 

The reason why I wanted to be a barista was because I was interested in the flavour of coffee. I also have a strong will to learn more about coffee.

How did you get started in coffee?:

When I first had a cup of Kenya.

Please list the coffee competitions you have participated in, what year they took place, and your results:

Thailand Aeropress Competition 2017, First Round
Thailand Aeropress Competition 2018, First Round
Thailand National Cup Tasters 2018, First Round
Thailand National Cup Tasters 2019, Champion

What are you excited to do in Berlin?:

Visit historical places, coffee shops, and meet people.

What is your favourite coffee to cup?:

A honey processed H1 Varietal from the Volcan Azul farm in Costa Rica.

What are your interests outside of coffee?:

Film, music, and running.

Where do you see yourself in five years?:

I will be doing what I love.

Is there anyone you would like to thank or recognize, or who helped you to prepare for the WCTC?:

Everyone at Hands and Heart, my family, and friends.