Finca La Lucha

Our latest coffee from Colombia is Finca La Lucha. Read more about the origins of this coffee . . .

Finca La Lucha via @carvetiicoffee

Cup of Excellence

    April will be an exciting month for us at Carvetii: we have just committed to our first Cup of Excellence coffee and we are expecting delivery at the end of March. This is the first of a number of small lot coffees we’ll be exploring and making available in 2016.  The Cup of…

A step too far or a long way to travel?

A visit to one of our customers this morning reminded me of an article I’ve read recently with regards to espresso and the use of scales. This morning’s espresso was served from a machine which had been carefully dialled-in (I watched the barista do this), and my actual espresso was weighed. As it turns out,…

A step too far or a long way to travel? via @carvetiicoffee

A prediction round-up for 2016 (Part 3)

In the final part of my round-up of predictions for 2016 I thought I’d take a look at some of the trends which might impact on the home user. Throughout 2016 and beyond we are likely to see a continued growth in the sales of capsule coffee machines, such as Nespresso. This coffee revolution continues…