Jan 2019: Denzel - Coco Safar

Friday, 1 February, 2019

This Month's Featured Barista is Denzel from Coco Safar in Cape Town. Winston Thomas, SA Barista Champ catches up with this humble young man, who used to be a semi-professional basketball player!

"My hero's in coffee are Bilbo Steyn and Winston Thomas. They have shown me everything and exposed me to the coffee Industry"

"It's important to educate others, especially the young ones and teach them about coffee and the future of coffee"

Watch the full interview below.

If you'd like to nominate your favourite barista to win these awesome prizes and acclaim, you can do so below by filling in the entry form!


in association with Lizzard & Red Espresso. 

Do you know a hard working, selfless and incredibly passionate barista that deserves some recognition and some reward for their efforts? This feature, which will run from November 2018 - April 2019, will shine the light on one special person each month. 

The Coffee Magazine’s "Featured Barista” each month will receive R500 in cash from Coffee Magazine, A Red Espresso Hamper valued at R1000 and an assortment of Lizzard Flasks valued at over R750. 

If you want to nominate a barista, please fill in the form below.

The Featured Barista of the Month will get an interview with Coffee Magazine and we will do on online editorial story on them and send them their prizes.

Nominate Your Favourite Barista!

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