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Coffee is healthy!

I’ve loved reading all the articles on the recent study on coffee and health (Recent study by The New England Journal of Medicine). With 400,000 participants over 14 years, its quite a significant piece of research. Even more significant when the outtake is that yes coffee is good for you! Love it. With an added […]

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Kenyan AA Grade

Coffee beans from Kenya are known to be pretty special. So its amazing that coffee like this is so easily accessible to us. To have great coffee houses at our finger-tips makes us very lucky indeed. The Kenyan Karagoto AA grade, is just one of these that I’ve sampled when I popped in to Mecca […]

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Edible coffee cup

A new and very exciting concept in the world of coffee – an edible coffee cup! Created by Venezuelan designer Enrique Luis Sardi for Lavazza, its made of pastry lined with sugar, and based on the idea of drinking the coffee then eating the cup. Descibed as ‘an ice cream cone for your coffee’ it […]

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Long black at The Troubadour Manly

The Troubadour Manly

Coffee poetry in motion… This inconspicuous little place on Pittwater Rd could easily missed, so put it on your radar and make a point to go. The coffee is Single Origin Roasters, so as you would expect is pretty good. But what really stand out are the little things. Like serving coffee with a side […]

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The Foundry of customer service? …not likely

We all forgive a few slip-ups when you’re new. But when you’re in an area that’s bursting with café’s, the one thing that will help customers turn a blind eye is a bit of good old-fashioned customer service. So let’s see what happened at Foundry Fifty Three, Pittwater Street Manly. Well getting an order wrong […]

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A cafe worth venturing to

You know that when there are so many amazing cafes nearby, sometimes you don’t want to risk a bad coffee by venturing elsewhere. But I’m glad I do. Especially when it’s to a place called the Armchair Collective in Mona Vale. What an absolute gem! A homewares boutique, where you can enjoy a damn good […]

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