Sourcing great Colombian coffee

Sourcing great Colombian coffee

  We always try to make sure that we source our coffee from businesses we'd like to work with on a long term basis. In order to do this we like to make sure that they are committed to working with and supporting farmers through fair partnerships and paying the...

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Bean to bar chocolate - J Cocoa

Bean to bar chocolate - J Cocoa

There is something so evocative about the words 'chocolate factory'. It inspires images of fantastical machinery and magical experiences. Roald Dahl was a bit of a childhood hero of mine and so I was very excited to learn that there was a small chocolate factory here in West Sussex (found...

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Are you planning to buy a coffee subscription?

Are you planning to buy a coffee subscription?

The world of coffee subscriptions is complex and it can be very difficult to decide what to go for! Virtually every coffee roastery in the country offers some form of subscription and they are all very different. We've been offering flexible subscriptions for several years now and this has become...

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Changes to the Pioneer blend

Changes to the Pioneer blend

The Pioneer blend has always been one of our most popular offerings both for home and wholesale customers. The idea behind the Pioneer blend was to showcase bright, fruity and juicy coffees. These were either a blend of washed and natural processed coffees or two washed coffees and always at...

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What is speciality coffee?

What is speciality coffee?

Most experienced coffee drinkers are familiar with the phrase 'speciality coffee' (specialty if you prefer the US spelling) but what does it actually mean? Well, it really depends who you ask! Most of the mainstream coffee chains use the phrase to mean one of their regular coffees with some syrup...

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