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

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

New coffee spots to check out

It's been a while since we did a shout out, so here it is! Some of the exciting new openings that have got us pumped and you really need to go and check out, we're not kidding. Read more

Daylesford Organic

Organic September seemed like the perfect invitation to visit our friends over at Daylesford Organic Farm in Gloucestershire... Read more

Perfectly roasted. Organically farmed

We’re so lucky to work with farmers, big and small who farm using organic methods. From leaving leaf litter in the soil to preserve moisture, to protecting endangered animals on their farms. As part of Organic September, we’re celebrating these delicious, organically farmed coffees. Read more

#poweredbycoffee. From coffee grounds, to bio-fuels

Looking for a better solution for those waste coffee grounds? This initiative from the awesome minds at bio-bean pushed our buttons. Recycling week is just around the corner (25 September 2017) so here's the low down on how you can recycle your waste coffee grounds into sustainable bio-fuels. Read more

The boy done good

The Extract team headed out in force to watch Callum compete in the semi-finals of the UK Barista Championships 2017 and progress through to the finals on the Sunday. After months of hard preparation he placed 4th in the UK. We managed to sit him down to ask a few questions about what it was like to compete and how he feels about the brilliant result. Read more

DO Lectures 2017

The DO Lectures 2017 was a stunning experience as always. This year we sent three more of the Extract Team to experience this unique gathering of people in the stunning surroundings of Caridgan, Wales. Read more

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