25 Jul '18, 3pm

10 Minutes With Alyza Bohbot

10 Minutes With Alyza Bohbot

How did you get into coffee? What was your first coffee job? Alyza Bohbot: I come from a coffee family. I was only 5 when my parents started Alakef Coffee Roasters, so some of my earliest memories of coffee are sitting at our dining room table putting labels on bags. I remember my dad saying, “No bubbles Alyza, you want the bags to look really nice!” I also have fond memories of traveling with my parents to customers to do demos, or trade shows, where I would either help them pass out coffee, or sit in the back kitchens with my paint-by-number projects. When I was only 8, we took a trip to Costa Rica, and I remember being completely blown away by the magnitude of the coffee farms, and the tremendous amount of work and love that went into curating the perfect coffee bean.

Full article: http://www.baristamagazine.com/alyza-bohbot/

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