Guatemala Santa Clara – Cup Coffee

It's an exciting time for coffee at the moment with the seasons changing and new fresh single origin coffee hitting the roasters. Cup Coffee Roastery was our flavour of the month for August and the Guatemala Santa Clara is largely…

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Yirgy Bear Blend – Uncle Joe’s Coffee House

In essence this post might become an homage to the Yirgy Bear blend proudly served at Uncle Joe's Coffee House. As often happens in life, all good things come to an end - the Yirgy Bear has been replaced as…

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Ethiopian Longberry Harrar – Esprosini Coffee Roastery

Esprosini Coffee Roastery is a boutique coffee roastery run by Greek Cypriot husband and wife duo Mario and Pauline Chrisanthou. Located right near The Coffee Laboratory on Bishop Street, and not far from Roost Coffee, Kelvin Grove seems to be…

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Milano Blend – Chiasso Coffee Roasters Review

According to Chiasso's website: Chiasso, pronounced (Kee-ar-so) is Italian for "create an uproar". It is also the name of a small town on the Swiss Italian border. Chiasso Coffee roast fresh in Capalaba, Brisbane following the Italian tradition. The Milano…

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Espresso Noosa Blend – Costa Noosa Espresso

Costa Noosa Espresso is a specialty roaster and coffee shop located at the idyllic Sunshine Beach. With family living on the Sunny Coast, there has always been lots of chatter about the best coffee in the Noosa area. My niece,…

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Bundja – Dramanti Artisan Roasters

The beauty of visiting coffee shops and specialty roasters means whenever your running short, the opportunity to buy and try new beans always presents itself. Fortunately, the visit to Dramanti at Wynnum coincided with low coffee bean stocks. As indicated…

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Byron Coffee Special – Ewingsdale Coffee Estate

We often discuss coffee from an ethical and environmental perspective. One day the discussion led to 'coffee miles' and the environmental issues connected to drinking coffee from around the world. Coupled with recent exposure to Byron Bay coffee roasters and…

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Byron Coffee Special – Bun Coffee 100% Australian Bean Review

Anyone who has visited Byron Bay and walked the main streets will know that the locals have a great respect for coffee. The Byron Bay Hinterland has rich volcanic soils perfect for growing coffee and is home to at least…

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BlackStar Coffee – Revolution Espresso

The aroma is amazing! I stayed there sniffing the open bag until I was awoken from my nasal bliss with the forlorn sound of my wife’s voice, “aren’t you making that coffee now?” Fortunately that wonderful aroma accompanied me throughout…

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Blue Sky Coffee – Clean Bean Review

As the bike rider of the group, coffee drinking plays a big part of my life. It is a bit strange then that the first blend I review is decaffeinated. Part of the reason for buying Clean Bean was an…

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