December 4, 2018

I once wrote a post on my blog about the idea of ‘fifth wave coffee’, back at the time when I was actually working in management at a company who fell into this category. Therefore, when looking back over it quite recently, I realised that I subconsciously leaned over...

July 3, 2018

Alrighty - one of my favourite events of the coffee calendar has recently come and gone, and needless to say I’m here to tippety-tap away and tell you all about it. Guessed what it is yet? I’d be slightly worried if you hadn’t - it is in the title of this blog post aft...

February 2, 2018

Sounds like a spoofy horror/thriller movie, doesn't it? 

Haha - no, I'm talking about what is a huge differentiation between the 'cappuccinos', especially when you look at them between the major chains next ot the speciality shops. 

This is largely due to the chains bein...

October 29, 2017

An evening spent at Porter and Cole in Manchester, exploring slow brew coffee methods and exploring the Bumble Bizz app.

August 27, 2017

Oh, I'm going there today. 

I'm in a down-n-out mood today, so probably shouldn't be touching upon any hardcore topics at the moment, but this is way too much of a serious and important topic to cover. And it's something which is brushed off and overlooked for the most...

August 20, 2017

Working in both the blogosphere and specialty coffee industry I don't go even a day usually without seeing extravagantly decorated lattes in my face. There's swans left right and centre, as well as a constant race to try and put as many 'layers' as possible on their tu...

August 9, 2017

And you know what, working on the border of Vauxhall/Kennington has its perks, as all of this has been given to me through the ever-amazing coffee shop that is Vanilla Black. 

I first became acquainted with Vanilla Black after they started following me on Instagram a wh...

July 10, 2017

Ah, Birmingham. I grew up there you know? Well, I didn’t - I actually grew up in Worcestershire. However, it’s a helluva lot more easier to say I’m from Birmingham where people actually know is a place (although are hilariously still unsure of its whereabouts!) rather...

June 10, 2017

I’m starting this confessional series off with a very controversial topic - well hey, start as you mean to go on as I say. This series will be dedicated to certain aspects of the coffee industry which those involved in the industry don’t usually tell you. I know, inter...

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