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The truth about compostable coffee pods

The truth about compostable coffee pods

The market for compostable pods has boomed in the last few years. With more of us making a conscious effort to do out part for the environment, more and more companies have jumped on the compostable pod wagon. We're all making better choices, but is this the right one?
A free bag of coffee for leaving a review!

A free bag of coffee for leaving a review!

Share the love....leave a review about your latest purchase and we'll enter you into a prize draw to win a free bag of coffee.  Terms and Conditions Promotion open to UK residents only. By submitting a review, you give you permission for your details to be shown on the review section of our web...
Our brewing method of the week: the Moka Pot

Our brewing method of the week: the Moka Pot

The Moka Pot is a stove-top brewer, so you'll need to use your gas or electric hob for this method of making coffee. The Moka Pot works by passing boiling water pressurised by steam through ground coffee. Invented by an Italian engineer called Alfonso Bialetti in 1933, it quickly became the go-t...
Choosing the right grind for your coffee at home

Choosing the right grind for your coffee at home

It can be confusing when choosing the right grind type for you to have at home. Sometimes coffee terminology can be confusing and a little overwhelming. So, here is a simple summary of the different grind types and which one might suit you, depending on the coffee method you use at home:   ...
Our brewing method of the week: French Press

Our brewing method of the week: French Press

This week, we're looking at a piece of equipment that most households own, but sometimes gets overlooked. Otherwise known as a 'Cafetiere', if you use it correctly, you really can get amazing results. So, let's take a look at one of the most popular brewing methods at home: The French Press. MET...
Our brewing method of the week: Aeropress

Our brewing method of the week: Aeropress

With so many of us being at home during lockdown and still needing our caffeine fix, we've decided to share our favourite home brewing methods with you. So, each week we'll give you a different method of brewing coffee, all of which can be done from home with some simple pieces of equipment. Our...
Dispatches: The Truth About Your Nespresso® Coffee

Dispatches: The Truth About Your Nespresso® Coffee

We were saddened to learn of the truth behind Nespresso® and their supply chain last week after watching Channel 4’s Dispatches: "Starbucks and Nespresso: The Truth Behind Your Coffee”.  During the 30 minute episode, we saw reporter ‘Antony Barnett’ go undercover at some of the Cooperatives in Gu...
Why compostable pods aren't the answer

Why compostable pods aren't the answer

As we all know, single-use pods are devastating to our planet. Billions and billions of single use pods (made up of plastic and aluminium) go to landfill every year and can take over hundreds of years to break down. Nespresso founder even described their pods as a "terrible mistake!"  As more an...
Win a SealPod Reusable Coffee Capsule for your Valentine!

Win a SealPod Reusable Coffee Capsule for your Valentine!

What's better than the gift of guilt-free coffee? This Valentines Day we are giving away one SealPod Reusable Capsule set to one lucky person.  This competition is running on all our social media pages, here: Instagram Facebook Twitter To be in with a chance of winning, you just need to follow a...