What’s going on
Leeds Coffee Social
Coffee geeks in and around Leeds shouldn’t miss the city’s first coffee social on May 21. Throughout the day there’ll be seven local roasters holding talks and tasting events and in the evening there’ll be a mass cupping sesh.
Casa Espresso hits Spin cycling festival
Casa Espresso will be serving a cracking cup of coffee to weary cyclists with Cup North at Spin – The Cycling Festival on May 6-8 at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse. Here‘s how to get 2-4-1 tickets ’til May 5.
Calling all badass baristas
Manchester’s Grindsmith will be opening its third coffee hangout in the city this May and is looking for talented coffee-fiends to join its team. The new cafe in Media City will be serving some top notch brunch grub to complement its speciality offerings.
Pop in to the pop up
Still not got your copy of the Scottish Indy Coffee Guide (really?). Pop in to Dear Green’s pop-up at The Briggait for the duration of Glasgow International Arts Festival this month and bag a free coffee with each copy of the guide bought.
After hours at Fed
Federal Cafe and Bar in Manchester has extended its opening hours. As well as serving cracking coffee and great grub by day, the Northern Quarter hangout will also be knocking up killer cocktails (espresso martini anyone?) and tempting sharing boards ‘til 8.
World exclusive for Dusty Ape
Fancy trying something totally unique? Dusty Ape Coffee Roasters is offering world exclusive Ethiopian Bench Maji Wild Forest coffee for just £7.00 per 250g. Get your hands on a bag here. Add a Hario 700ml V60 Drip Decanter for the special price of £29.99 and you could be enjoying this rare coffee at home.
Coffee classes at Clifton
Clifton Coffee Roasters in Bristol is sharing the brew love and offering FREE quarterly training sessions to its regular wholesale customers. Hone in on your barista skills with Clifton’s experienced AST trainer Jimmy.
Avo look at this
Hungry foodies in Edinburgh should seek out Green Shoots on Alexandra Drive not just for its great coffee but its tempting new lunch offering. Smashed avo with sumac and tahini dressing, vintage cheddar and red onion toastie and grilled halloumi and harissa flat breads – we’re hungry just thinking about it.
10% off at La Bottega Milanese
To celebrate its sleek new website, La Bottega Milanese in Leeds is treating customers to 10% off its online shop until the end of May. Just use code LBMWEB