Meet the Urnex Ambassadors: Yoshikazu Iwase, Japan

Posted: April 1, 2015

Meet Yoshikazu Iwase, Japanese National Barista Champion, founder of REC COFFEE

Favorite Brew Method: Espresso
Most neglected part of a coffee shop: Machine maintenance
Favorite Urnex product: Cafiza – I use it the most
One thing people dont realize about coffee: How much labor and passion go into making great coffee
Inspiring Quote: “Don’t forget your original intentions”
Influential person in my career: My father
What I like most about my job: Interacting with coffee and getting to know it
Favorite non-coffee drink: Whiskey
Favorite App: Google Maps
If I wasn’t a barista, I’d be: An engineer that makes awesome coffee equipment