The Price of Milk: Should we be concerned?

This weekend we’ve seen protests across Cumbria in response to yet another drop in the price being paid to farmers for their milk. Should the coffee community be more aware of this and can we help?

Stages in Roasting

We though it might be a nice idea to outline the coffee roasting process, giving you an idea of how the bean changes throughout the roast. We begin by charging the roasting drum – in other words we heat it to our desired starting temperature. We have a digital probe inside our roasting drum and…

Sourcing coffee

We often get asked how we source our coffee, whether or not we source directly from farms or whether our coffee is Fairtrade. The following post aims to outline the process we go through when selecting coffees. We can probably condense the decision making process down to four key questions: 1. Is the coffee in…