Introducing coffee expert Celeste Wong
We speak to our coffee expert Celeste Wong on all things coffee, including her most useful bit of kit, who inspires her and tips for those wanting to up their coffee game
Introducing our coffee expert, Celeste Wong, who has gained a stellar reputation in the coffee industry, regularly speaking at events and reviewing coffee-related gadgets. Check out her guides for how to become an overnight coffee expert, how to make pour-over coffee at home and which coffee beans to try.
What got you into coffee?
The taste and the culture. The feeling of connection to an ever expanding world.
What do you love most about the coffee industry?
That it connects people from all walks of life!
What’s your greatest achievement in your coffee career?
Who in the coffee industry inspires you most?
What are you excited about right now in the coffee industry?
What’s your favourite way to take coffee?
Filter coffee I prefer straight up black. Espresso-based coffee, I love a creamy flat white with oat milk these days!
What's your most useful bit of coffee kit?
Which types of beans do you prefer?
I often really gravitate to Guatemalan coffees or naturally processed coffees. There's something about those light and floral notes that get me!
Do you have any tips for those wanting to up their coffee game at home?
Where might we find you drinking coffee in the UK ?
What makes your approach to coffee unique?
Hopefully there will be a good balance of technical know-how and knowledge combined with keeping it real and practical. I want people to be inspired and know that good coffee doesn't have to be complicated.