People And Places
We first met Dumo Mathema working as a barista at several London coffeeshops and then as a roaster of distinction for several companies.
With her new video series out, we sit down to meet Celeste Wong, aka The Girl in a Cafe.
The story of Shaun Young is a fascinating one: from discovering coffee while working in a Sydney Indian restaurant, to learning from Taylor St Baristas and Kaffeine, launching his own coffee cart, developing a thriving event coffee business and team, and recently launching The Estate Dairy specialising in producing milk for coffee
Coffee pods? What could that possibly have to do with speciality coffee? Surely it would be counterintuitive to even think of combining the two?
Lynsey Harley has been at the working in the London coffee scene and beyond since 2008, gaining invaluable experience working for companies large and small and gathering an impressive list of coffee qualifications and experience.
Opening in 2014 on Union Street, just North of Borough Market, Henry Ayers and Edward Parkes of The Gentlemen Baristas clearly struck a chord, soon attracting large numbers of customers and regulars.
Jennifer Earle, founder of Chocolate Ecstasy Tours and the editor of our new Chocolate London Map, selects her favourite places for hot chocolate in London.
Jameel Lalani founded Lalani & Co in 2010, and in five years has built the company to become one of the finest tea merchants in Europe.
We sat down with cold brewers Luke and Hugh of Sandows to discuss what makes a perfect cold brew, the secrets of nitro and their crowdfunding campaign