Saquarema

Saquarema

We have a tasty new naturally processed Brazil from the Minas Gerais region in the webshop and it is tasting great. Expect lots of brown sugar sweetness, a large syrupy caramel body and a few vanilla notes. This is balanced…

The Coffee formally known as Fazenda Ambiental Fortaleza

We always try our hardest to make sure we represent the coffee we buy as best we can and always endeavour to make sure that the farmer or producers are credited for their hard work. However it has come to…

Uk barista competition judges training

Uk barista competition judges training

At the end of last year Steve Leighton got himself nominated as National Co-ordinator for the UKBC. This happened fairly late on in the year, Steve is an amazing person and a very close friend of mine and Square Mile’s…

Juan Ticona

Juan Ticona

We have an exciting new coffee from South America in the form of the Juan Ticona  and it is tasty! Plenty of caramel and milk chocolate notes upfront with a lovely complex honeydew melon acidity. Expect a silky mouthfeel with…

Christmas Shipping

We just wanted to send out a quick blogpost to our lovely web shop customers regarding shipping over the holiday and Christmas period. Our last roast and ship day for the year will be Thursday the 19th of December, meaning…

Why we require Reverse Osmosis in London

Why we require Reverse Osmosis in London

We wanted to write a little bit about why we now require wholesale customers in hard water areas to use reverse osmosis, because we believe there is a little confusion out there. Our goal, as a roaster and supplier, is…

Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas Gift Guide

It is that time of year again, what to give friends and family for christmas? Coffee and coffee related things are obviously the answer, so we thought we would put together a bit of a gift guide. First up a…

Bulldog Edition

Bulldog Edition

A little over a week ago a new cafe opened, called Bulldog Edition. This cafe is a collaboration between Square Mile Coffee Roasters and Ace Hotel. The Ace have been on coffee people’s radar for years, as a business that…

Cascara and caffeine

Cascara and caffeine

We’ve been selling Aida Batlle’s cascara for a few years now, the first time was back in 2008 when we wrote this blog post. Cascara has been a huge hit among our customers, and many other roasters have since started…

Brewing Class with Ben Kaminsky

On Wednesday August 7th we’re delighted to be hosting Ben Kaminsky’s brewing class here at the Roastery. Ben has given this class around the world, and has rightly received both great feedback and great results.  We’re excited he’s giving it…