We talk a lot about our Single Origins – their flavours, how to drink them and even the people behind the bean. It’s all important because we just love our coffee and we love how it impacts the world in a positive way. Most of our coffee comes from impoverished nations around the world and […]
For coffee purists, a really good Single Origin bean is bliss in a cup! However if you’re fairly new to the world of coffee, the idea of this kind of beverage may be a mystery to you. At Sacred Grounds we’re passionate about flavour notes, fresh organic Fairtrade beans and our incredible range of Single […]
Ah we love our Single Origin coffee and this S.O is something a little bit special. It is said that coffee was born in Ethiopia and ever since, beans that come from this part of the world have been exceptional. Ethiopian Coffee History Picture this… it’s around 850AD, you’re a goat herder in Ethiopia tending […]
Tomorrow is Australia Day and what better way to celebrate than to focus on our very own Australian coffee producers. Situated on the Atherton Tablelands, North Queensland, Skybury Tropical Plantation have been growing quality coffee (and not to mention their amazing fruit) for 30 years so these guys know what they’re doing.
Brazil is so HOT right now and I’m not talking about the weather. Thanks to the Olympics and Paralympics, this country has been smack-bang in the middle of the world’s spotlight. When it comes to coffee, Brazil is king! In 2014 alone, this nation produced 2,594,100,000 kg of beans, making it the biggest producer of coffee […]
Here at Sacred Grounds, we love mixing it up a bit. That’s why, now and then, we bring out a special limited edition variety of our coffee. It’s a bit of a passion, to be honest and a whole lot of fun for our roaster. So let me introduce you to our latest limited edition […]
I’m not biased or anything but Australia one of the BEST countries in the world! Variety is our middle name – we do a lot of things really well and one of those happens to be growing coffee! While we source a lot of our single origin coffee from Fairtrade farms around the world, we […]
It’s origin time and to make things a tad exciting, I’ve concocted a fun little quiz to test your coffee knowledge. No cheating now! And to be straight up honest, there are no prizes for getting all the questions right, just the pride of being a well-educated coffee connoisseur. Are you ready to rumble?
Images: H.A Bennets & UTZ It’s that time of month when we profile our single origin coffee of the month and this time around, it’s Kenya! This bean provokes a lot of excitement in the coffee community because it’s so highly sought after. Before we ‘dissect’ the Kenyan coffee bean, let’s go back in time […]
Images: UTZ This week we’re following on from our post, Life Cycle of a Green Coffee Bean. The last post tracked the good old green coffee bean from seedling to its harvest-ready stage. Today we’re picking and we’re packing, featuring our Origin of the Month, Guatemala Los Volcanes.