February Single Origin: Chelelektu by Scott Jones

Nearby Yirgacheffe, one of the finest coffee growing regions of Ethiopia, is the town of Chelelektu, where the washing station that this coffee is sourced from is located. Established in 2015, the washing station processes beans from the harvest of growers in the surrounding area. Brewed for espresso or filter, we have found citric and floral notes throughout.

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January Single Origin by Amanda Jones

This month’s single origin is named after the pioneering Okuyama family. Descendants of Japanese migrants to Brazil, who sought out a better life and career in the southern hemisphere, the Okuyamas turned to coffee, and have been at the forefront of innovation in this significant sector of the Brazilian economy.

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Welcome Back by Amanda Jones

Despite each year having its own particular beat, this week we've returned to the roastery with an extra spark in our step. Already into the swing of things, the drums are warmed up and the beans are being roasted to perfection.

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A Journey to Imbabura by Amanda Jones

While Ecuadorian coffee may not have the profile of its more illustrious neighbours, with this month’s single origin we have had our belief in Ecuadorian coffee reconfirmed. This is a country that grows exceptional coffee. There are, however, some barriers to getting coffee from Ecuador to our roaster in Australia, but with some assistance from Caravela Coffee we have been able to ensure the beans make the journey. 

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La Marzocco Sydney Local by Amanda Jones

Late last week, our man Kevin Crouse headed down to Alexandria to check in on where things are headed for coffee machines and handcrafted equipment at La Marzocco’s Sydney showcase. Simply calling itself Local, this was a chance to catch up with old friends and see what’s shaping up in the Sydney scene.

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Christmas Coffee Bundles by Amanda Jones

Summer is a great time to start anew. Whether you've got some time off, things are slowing down or the seasons are changing, there's an opportunity to learn something new, or develop your skills in a new direction. For this reason, we're bundling together a couple of great coffee brewing methods that are worth taking the leap and experimenting with. We can assure you that the results that you will see coming in you will develop a whole new appreciation for coffee.

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