If you are a barista or shop, are you interested in a barista exchange with another coffee shop/barista?
Tell us more about your coffee shop or barista skills.
I am a barista trainer and coffee roaster, with over 8 years working experience in the industry.
What cities or countries are you interested in traveling to?
Indonesia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Spain, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Sweeden, Norway, New York... ANYWHERE!
Alvaro Sanchez, of Spanish descent, is a master coffee roaster and accredited barista trainer
with over 8 years experience in the hospitality industry. He learnt the craft of roasting in
Australia where he managed one of the country’s leading barista academies, as well as
worked with some of the world’s best boutique coffee roasters and baristas, having trained
three current coffee roasters around in the Australasian region.
Sanchez has also been twice a finalist in the Australian National Barista Championship
2002-2003 and a judge in the 2005 and 2006 National Australian Championships and
National Latte Art Competition. Sanchez finds the art and science of coffee a fascinating
and never ending journey of continuous discovery and learning, and has been sharing his
knowledge and experience as a consultant around the Asia Pacific region, including
Indonesia and Sri Lanka.
What is your favorite thing about the coffee industry?
The people I meet and the adventures it takes me into.
My name is miss angela desmond i saw your profile today and became interested in
you,i will also like to know you more,and i want you to send an email to my
email address so i can give you my picture, for you to know whom i am.
Here is my email address( firstname.lastname@example.org)
I believe we can move from here!
I am waiting for your mail to my email address above.
(Remeber the distance or colour does not matter but love matters alot in life)
Hey Alvaro. Just coincedentally one of my friends in Sydney (in the Paint not the Coffee industry) has just got back from Sri Lanka. He has some great pics. You should post some from the coffee and tea areas on BX!
At 12:04am on September 25, 2008, Alun Evans said…
You are always welcome. Give me a bell in advance. From your 4 months here you know how BIG the place is! Hope Sri Lanka is going well, some of the coffee here originally came via both Ceylon and also India's Malabar Coast...also worth a visit
At 10:49pm on September 23, 2008, Alun Evans said…
Hey Alvaro, just got back from 10 days down in Sydney. Are you up our way now or still down there?
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