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Sustainability

Sustainability

When we discuss sustainability at source we are talking about two different things. This page defines both environmental and economic sustainability at source and explains why we regard Specialty Coffee...

Sustainability

When we discuss sustainability at source we are talking about two different things. This page defines both environmental and economic sustainability at source and explains why we regard Specialty Coffee...

The Comandante hand grinder with ground coffee

Grinding Coffee At Home

When it comes to brewing great tasting coffee at home, picking your favourite freshly roasted coffee from our portfolio of Single Origin beans is just part of the puzzle. The...

Grinding Coffee At Home

When it comes to brewing great tasting coffee at home, picking your favourite freshly roasted coffee from our portfolio of Single Origin beans is just part of the puzzle. The...

Our Plot: A Sustainable Coffee Future

Our Plot: A Sustainable Coffee Future

Four years ago, innovative producer Daterra invited us to take ownership of 1 hectare of their estate. ‘Our Plot’ is a programme initiated to develop ideas that will elevate coffee...

Our Plot: A Sustainable Coffee Future

Four years ago, innovative producer Daterra invited us to take ownership of 1 hectare of their estate. ‘Our Plot’ is a programme initiated to develop ideas that will elevate coffee...

Origin Update Ethiopia: Visiting our Farm Partners

Origin Update Ethiopia: Visiting our Farm Partners

Reconnecting after an unplanned break In November 2022, our head roaster Garreth headed to Jimma, the coffee growing region that is home to one of our closest Ethiopian farm partners:...

Origin Update Ethiopia: Visiting our Farm Partners

Reconnecting after an unplanned break In November 2022, our head roaster Garreth headed to Jimma, the coffee growing region that is home to one of our closest Ethiopian farm partners:...

Specialty Instant Coffee

Specialty Instant Coffee

"We let so many people around the office try and honestly, nobody believed it was instant coffee... We were very surprised how it tasted" - Ales Pospisil, European Coffee Trip...

Specialty Instant Coffee

"We let so many people around the office try and honestly, nobody believed it was instant coffee... We were very surprised how it tasted" - Ales Pospisil, European Coffee Trip...

The Old Roastery

The Old Roastery

Last week, we celebrated the tenth birthday of our location at Schönauser Allee 8 in Berlin: now fondly known as The Old Roastery. This was our second ever location and...

The Old Roastery

Last week, we celebrated the tenth birthday of our location at Schönauser Allee 8 in Berlin: now fondly known as The Old Roastery. This was our second ever location and...