9th Degree Coffee
Please tell us a little about yourself:
Hi my name is Renata Khedun. I work as a barista, and I love making coffee and latte art. It is an honor to represent Ireland on the World Latte Art Championship stage once again.
How did you get started in coffee?:
My first job when I came to Ireland was as a barista.
Please list the coffee competitions you have participated in, what year they took place, and your results:
2019 Irish Latte Art Championship – 1st Place
2018 World Latte Art Championship – 8th place Semi Final Round
2018 Irish Latte Art Championship – 1st Place
2018 Irish Cup Tasters Championship – 3rd Place
2017 World Latte Art Championship – 21st Place, Round One
2017 Irish Latte Art Championship – 1st Place
2017 Irish Cup Tasters Championship – 2nd Place
2015 Irish Latte Art Championship – 2nd Place
2014 Irish Latte Art Championship – 2nd Place
What are you excited to do in Berlin?:
Firstly I am very exited to attend the competition and meet talented competitors, as well as visiting some amazing cafés in Berlin.
What is the secret to great latte art?:
Practice a lot and be patient.
What are your interests outside of coffee?:
Where do you see yourself in five years?:
In 5 years I still see myself in coffee, and progressing in my profession.
Is there anyone you would like to thank or recognize, or who helped you to prepare for the WLAC?:
I would like to say a big thank you to my husband for his support and help. To all my friends, for helping and supporting me trough this journey. Thank you to you all!!! X