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The Importance of Grind Size

As the only ‘coffee guy’ in my group of extended friends, I tend to get bombarded with a whole host of coffee based questions. Which, I am more than happy to entertain… honest. In fact, one of the best things
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Home Brewing Basics: Our Top 5 Tips

Lockdown is easing and your favourite local indie coffee shop will most probably be readying itself to re-open its doors in the midst of the new normal this Saturday. For those of you who are not yet ready to venture
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Ethiopia Geta Bore Coffee: A Story of Collaboration, Sustainability and Empowerment

In a hurry? Check out our brand new Ethiopia Geta Bore coffee beans below 👇 Buy Ethiopia Geta Bore Beans Every time I stand at a cupping table and slurp down the tasty Ethiopian that tends to reside in the
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Black Lives Matter – a statement from the owners and team of North Star Coffee Roasters, North Star Coffee Shop and Nova Bakehouse

It has now been a week since #blackouttuesday. We have been silent since then taking some time to reflect, to ask questions of ourselves, to acknowledge our life experience thus far, to check our privilege. To begin to educate ourselves.
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Coffee Grinders – Tips and Reviews for Buying a Coffee Grinder

Buying freshly roasted coffee might not be new to many reading this blog post, and follows on logically from buying fresh food for eating at home.  Eating fresh food maximises the amount of flavour you’ll get from it. That same
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El Salvador – Origin Virgin Part II – the final instalment…

As the anniversary of my virgin adventure to the coffee lands of Central America has just passed, I felt it only fitting to complete my epic tale of coffee based discovery. Some of you may also be aware of an
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