One of our nearest coffee neighbours, East Timor has had a tumultuous history with war ravaging its land, its coffee crops and its people. While the people have experienced great trauma and upheaval it has never stopped them from their natural inclination for hospitality offering coffee to those in need. This has created a bond […]
There are so many things to love about Single Origin coffee, from the range of strong flavour notes to the quality and traceability of the beans themselves. But let’s not forget the stories behind the coffee, the people, the places that have created such a beautiful brew. This is just one of them, the birthplace of […]
If you’ve never tried this fabulous bevvy then I tell you, it’s a MUST! Not only does it taste the goods but it’s also incredibly healthy – like superwoman/man/batman/hero healthy! But what does it have to do with coffee, you might ask… well our friends at Wild Kombucha by Ballsy actually use Sacred Grounds coffee […]
You’ve probably heard it before but coffee really is changing the world, bean by bean. Fairtrade has done so much for our world, helping to develop sustainable farming techniques and providing fair pay/conditions for workers throughout the world.
Do you ever feel that itch to use your skills to help others? It’s such a great feeling to volunteer your time and your experience to people who desperately need it! Our partner, Palms Australia provides a link between volunteers and struggling communities that are crying out for people just like you!
Our world is changing and more people than ever are interested in where their coffee actually comes from and the impact it has on people and the environment. This is an important awakening because it will ultimately enhance living and working conditions for third world producers and higher quality coffee for consumers. And to be honest, this is […]
Don’t you love it when you find a group of people honestly just trying to do a bit of good in the world? Well our friends at About Life are exactly that incredible sort! It all began for the About Life crew in a little juice bar in Rozelle. Starry-eyed and enthusiastic, they used their passion […]
Images: Palms Australia Sacred Grounds isn’t just about incredible coffee. It’s not just about single origins and beautiful blends. We’re also all about doing our part to create a world that treats people with dignity starting with paying them a decent wage and ensuring working conditions are up to scratch.
We’re so lucky in Australia to have so many options when it comes to our food and bevvies. “Would you like to eat in, take away, and if so, would you like a drink tray so you’re not covered in steaming hot coffee on the first turn of a corner?” A lot of us don’t really think […]
When you think of a coffee company, you don’t usually associate it with art but this is where Sacred Grounds is a tad different. You may have read our previous post on Coffee Grounds Masterpieces and met our in-house, super-talented artist Fernando Mosca. Let’s find out what he’s been up to since our last post.