"Hi, I'm Nia. Welcome to The Cardiff Cwtch! I'm a writer who's always making a mess in the kitchen and forever lugging around a camera with my pup Bungle in tow. I blog about life in and around Cardiff, Wales.
So, when 200 Degrees invited me along to try out their three hour Basic Barista Course, I was curious to put my Barista skills to the test…"
Read Nia's full review of her Barista School experience at our Cardiff coffee shop here.
He’s the ubiquitous face of 200 Degrees appearing on posters, adverts and leading the teaching in our barista schools, but who is Graham?
Alex Spampinato of 200 Degrees Barista School teaches Telegraph writer Jonny Cooper (right, above) the secrets to good coffee. I’m going to give you two shots of espresso and they’re going to taste completely different,” says Alex Spampinato. “Your job is to work out why – and you’re not going to get it right.”
It’s not every day you speak to a Finance Director who’s handed her notice in to follow her lifelong passion to set up her own coffee company, along with her partner, but today was one of those magical days. Enter