A Spotlight on The Moon & Sixpence

There are coffee shops and then there are ‘coffee’ shops and The Moon & Sixpence certainly falls into the second category. Find out what makes The Moon & Sixpence in Cockermouth one of those special places to visit.

A Spotlight on The Moon & Sixpence via @carvetiicoffee

Podcast: Coffee with Stephen Kidd, owner of The Moon & Sixpence

In this episode we talk to Stephen Kidd, owner of The Moon & Sixpence in Cockermouth. 2020 was an interesting year for Stephen! It began with a trip to Costa Rica where he experienced life on a coffee farm, he was then faced with the challenge of reshaping his business due to lockdown and on…

Podcast: Coffee with Stephen Kidd, owner of The Moon & Sixpence via @carvetiicoffee

Brewing Guide: The Clever Coffee Dripper

The Clever Coffee Dripper has to be one of the easiest brewing methods to master. It combines a period of immersion brewing after which the coffee is filtered – essentially it’s like brewing in a coffee press (cafetiere) without the sediment which can sometimes be left behind. How does it work? The secret to the…

Brewing Guide: The Clever Coffee Dripper via @carvetiicoffee

A Spotlight on Levens Kitchen

Where is it? In quite simply one of the most picturesque settings you could imagine – in a new purpose- built, architecturally stunning space within the grounds of the Elizabethan House, Levens Hall alongside the world-famous topiary gardens. Levens Hall is located at the gateway to the Lake District National Park on the edge of…

A Spotlight on Levens Kitchen via @carvetiicoffee