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A collection of things we love, things we do and people who inspire us.

Back to school with The Passage

Last year we started on an exciting and inspirational journey, building a relationship and starting charitable work with The Passage as part of Hotel School. It’s been the start of a great opportunity for our team to share their skills and positively impact the lives of others. Read more

TAMP Coffee

One of our London favourites is about to celebrate 4 years of trading and providing Chiswick with fantastic speciality coffee and tasty empanadas. We visited TAMP Coffee back in the snowier times to ask what makes them different, what is an empanada and can we keep Simba? Read on to find out what owner, Dorian, had to say. Read more

A Competition Catimor

We love a coffee with a story. So far this year, the greatest story has been one of a Colombian coffee farm that took a leap with a Bristol coffee roaster. The result was a delicious coffee which against the odds stormed the UK Barista Championships and made it to the finals... Read more

London Coffee Festival 2018

Want to know where you can hook up with the Extract team at the London Coffee Festival this year? Well, we've put together a list of where we will be and when. We've got the whole shebang for 2018; brewing, partying, competing and judging! Read more

Filter Friday

Join us on the last Friday of the month for Filter Friday. We'll be brewing 3 different filter coffees for you to try...for free! Read more

Le Petit Prince Patisserie

Le Petit Prince Patisserie finished up 2017 with 3 Taste of Dorset Awards. Best Independent Tea Room or Café, Best Bakery and Best Food or Drink Business of the Year which was selected from the list of winners! We thought the time was right to head down and chat with Michael about all things Le Petit Prince Patisserie. Read more

Mindful moments

There's something peacefully ritualistic about a V60. The slow, steady, circular motion of pouring the water over the coffee. The aromas rising up as the grounds begin to Extract. The timing, the precision. For three short minutes, all other thoughts are extinguished as my mind focuses entirely on the task at hand. Read more

Small Business Saturday

The first Saturday of December is now Small Business Saturday and it's gaining momentum every year. Don't miss out this time around whether you are a small business looking to get involved or a conscientious customer who wants to support your local economy. Here's how you can keep an eye on what's happening in your neck of the woods and participate. Read more

Mo Bros & Mo Sistas

Not content with donating £1 per kilo of Strong Man sold going to Movember, some of the team have levelled up and started their own fundraising efforts. Pick a Mo Bro or Mo Sista to back this Movember and help us raise even more money to stop men dying young. Read more

Who’s the strongest person you know?

Send the strongest person you know Strong Man Strength. We all have a special hero in our life, tell us who yours is and we might be sending them a beautiful, limited edition screen print. Read more

Join Or Follow Us

Join our exclusive Extract Coffee Club. You'll get special offers and discounts, invites to our roastery events, details of new coffee launches and stories from behind roastery doors. Expect one to two emails a month, never more than one a week and only ever from Extract (third parties are definitely NOT in the club)