Representing the UK: John Gordon

Every competitor representing their country at the World Barista Championship was asked to make a short video.  This one was put together with the generous help of Three Fold.

New Coffee: Capão by Glacimario Santos

New Coffee: Capão by Glacimario Santos

          Leading with a light brown sugar sweetness, this pulped natural selection follows with milk chocolate, cashews and nougat. Approachable and softly textured, this coffee is reminiscent of cocoa and milk. Glacimario Santos owns and manages…

Rosettas for Japan- fundraiser throwdown!

Rosettas for Japan- fundraiser throwdown!

Our friends at Notes Music & Coffee are hosting a fundraiser to raise money in support of the victims of the Japan earthquake.  We hope to see lots of you there, Sunday April 10th, 6pm!  

New Coffee: Colonia San Juan - 8 Estrellas, Bolivia

New Coffee: Colonia San Juan – 8 Estrellas, Bolivia

Colonia San Juan – 8 Estrellas, Bolivia Red & Yellow Caturra, Fully Washed (£9.00/350g) In this Red and Yellow Caturra lot, expect notes of brazil nut, toffee and chocolate brownie, complemented by hints of juicy fresh pear and baked apple,…

New Coffee: Villa Loyola, Colombia

Villa Loyola, Colombia 100% Caturra, Fully Washed (£7.50/350g) This 100% Caturra lot from Gerardo Arango’s 2008 Cup of Excellence Colombia winning farm, Villa Loyola, brings an abundance of dense fruit sweetness in the guise of raisins, prunes and figs, while…

New Coffee: Blackburn Estate - Clouds of August

New Coffee: Blackburn Estate – Clouds of August

  Blackburn Estate – Clouds of August 2010 Microlot, Tanzania Kent & Bourbon Varieties, Fully Washed (£9.00/350g) Last year we were delighted to offer a wonderfully vibrant and juicy microlot from the Blackburn Estate in Tanzania, called Shades of September….

New Coffee: Toarco Jaya, Sulawesi

New Coffee: Toarco Jaya, Sulawesi

Toarco Jaya, Sulawesi Jember S-795, S-33 Washed Peaberry (£7.50 / 350g) We’re very pleased to welcome this most recent addition to our range. An unusual coffee given it’s provenance, this Toarco Jaya peaberry selection contradicts a great many of the…

Christmas Webshop & Opening Hours

Christmas time!  We’re excited because things get so busy, plus we get to grab a few days off in amongst the madness. The webshop will roast and ship on the following days: Monday December 20th – OPEN – WEBSHOP AS…

Congratulations to Indie Coffee

Congratulations to Indie Coffee

We’ve been a bit slow to post this but congratulations to Peter Duggan of Indie Coffee for winning the British Street Food Award for best hot drink. Indie Coffee are located outside on Church Street, near Edgeware Road and has…

Limited Edition Espresso: Sweet Shop

Limited Edition Espresso: Sweet Shop

Last year we created a fun espresso blend called Juice.  This year we’re doing a one-off roast of a blend we are calling Sweet Shop. The idea was to blend for a different reason – to see how far we…