Congratulations to Ayibongwe 'Brian' Moyo of Royal Coffee Roasters who received the most votes in Gauteng and won the title (and amazing prizes) for being La Marzocco's Barista Hero of Gauteng! He has been a barista for 9 years, so the man certainly knows what he's doing behind the espresso machine! Well done Brian!
What does it mean to you that your customers voted you Barista Hero of Gauteng?
Being voted as a Barista Hero showed me that people love the service that l'm giving them and surely they enjoy my coffee!
What is your favourite part of being a barista?
My favourite part of being a barista are the mornings and the fresh smell of coffee - it just makes my day!
Tell us about the cafe where you work and where people can come visit you
l work at Royal Coffee Roasters, in Meyersdal Square Alberton. We are very passionate with coffee and we strive to be one of the best coffee shops in Gauteng!