Posts by: Ashlee Quinn
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Coffee blends have gained a bit of a bad rep through the assumption that roasters do it to use up leftover and past-crop coffees, with the aim of obscuring undesirable flavours with other profiles. We sat down with our Head of Coffee, Ashlee Eastwood-Quinn to discuss the stigma around blending and discover what it takes to design and roast a blend and the challenges involved. Read more
A few weeks ago we set off for a trip to Colombia to visit some farms we know, and some others we don’t, to source new and exciting coffees. The trip allowed us to further research some familiar places, like the Veracruz and San Pascual farms, test the new season crop, and bring home a better knowledge and understanding of what makes these coffees great. To that end, this week we are re-launching this season’s Veracruz Espresso... Read more