Journal

What’s the difference between an Aeropress and a plunger?

What’s the difference between an Aeropress and a plunger? Posted by Eva Smith on Both the Aeropress and the Plunger (French Press or Cafeteria) are immersion brew methods, however...

5 Delicious ideas and recipes for cooking with coffee

5 Delicious ideas and recipes for cooking with coffee Posted by Eva Smith on With over 800 flavour profiles, it's not surprising the intensity and diversity of...

Progress in Human Rights through coffee

Progress in Human Rights through coffee Posted by Eva Smith on Declared in 1948, the Declaration of Human Rights encapsulates the pursuit of peace, equality, justice and freedom for all...

A co-operative? Understanding How Community Based = Better!

A co-operative? Understanding How Community Based = Better! Posted by Eva Smith on As trade has become international, the furthest we’ve been from trading chickens for homespun wool...

Global Sustainable Development Goals for Coffee Roastery

Global Sustainable Development Goals for Coffee Roastery Posted by Eva Smith on "We made a commitment that we were going to create a business that was just and sustainable in every aspect” ...

Celebrating Cultural Diversity and Strong Relationships

Celebrating Cultural Diversity and Strong Relationships Posted by Eva Smith on We have a role to play in contributing to global peace and prosperity...

What would we do if single use cups were banned?

What would we do if single use cups were banned? Posted by Eva Smith on Disposable takeaway cups are the highest contributor to litter waste...

How to make an espresso with an Aeropress in 60 seconds

How to make an espresso with an Aeropress in 60 seconds Posted by Eva Smith on The Aeropress is incredibly versatile and is one of the few ways to achieve an espresso-like coffee at home...

5 ways to reuse coffee grounds and leftover coffee

5 ways to reuse coffee grounds and leftover coffee Posted by Eva Smith on Learn the Top 5 ways we put our coffee ground waste to good reuse in our Montville Roastery...

A Case For Strengthening Certified Organics

A Case For Strengthening Certified Organics Posted by Karen Barnett on Why you need to understand the implications of "Third-party Organic Certifications". 

Fairtrade trip to Origin in Papua New Guinea

Fairtrade trip to Origin in Papua New Guinea Posted by Eva Smith on A Fairtrade trip to coffee origin in Papua New Guinea, where we were fortunate to be able to visit HOAC and the project in piping clean water...

Help! How to choose the best coffee maker?

Help! How to choose the best coffee maker? Posted by Eva Smith on Buying coffee equipment can quickly become a sizeable investment, we help you get clear on the pros, the cons & best coffee maker options...