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New Year ahead

8 January 2016 Uncategorized

Happy new year to all our customers and suppliers!  The start of a new year is always a great time for looking forward and also reflecting on the year just gone.  2015 was a great year, with us having lots of PR coverage, competition success and of course some absolutely fantastic coffee.
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Ninety Plus Coffee

16 December 2015 Uncategorized

We’re really excited to have some truly special coffees on the bar leading up to Christmas. We have two Ethiopian coffees going head to head for the first time, both from pioneering speciality producers Ninety Plus.
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The perfect Christmas gift…

1 December 2015 Uncategorized

The festive season is upon us, and with it the joys of Christmas shopping.  Why not be smart and combine your shopping with a relaxing flat white and read of the paper, and do your Christmas shopping at your favourite coffee shop!
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Cup North

9 November 2015 Uncategorized

We had a brilliant barista day out on Sunday 8 November at Cup North.  The second year of this new northern-focused coffee festival was a great event, well organised and well attended.  It’s really going to become a feature of the coffee year!
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Flashback: Extra Hot

3 November 2015 Uncategorized

From time to time we get asked to make a drink ‘extra hot’, or even have a drink returned to us and get asked to ‘make it hotter’. Maybe if it’s a cold day people would prefer a hot drink, maybe it’s personal preference. For many of our customers, however, it’s just an expectation that a hot drink should be hot.
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Tea: the Stuff of Legend

21 October 2015 Uncategorized

There are many stories and legends surrounding the origins of tea and its place in culture and society.  This is one of the things we love about tea here at Bean & Bud.  Here are just a few of the legends surrounding this the best of beverages…


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It’s a Takeover!

9 October 2015 Uncategorized

To celebrate the start of our partnership with Dark Woods Coffee, they’ve taken over our whole coffee board, with both espresso and both filter options.
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New Coffee Partnership

28 September 2015 Uncategorized

We are really excited to announce a new partnership that will bring fantastic coffees to customers via the best growers and roasters.  Bean & Bud and Dark Woods Coffee are launching a partnership that will see Dark Woods coffee featured as our ‘house roaster’.
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Coffee Courses

25 July 2015 Uncategorized

We offer regular courses in home barista skills including pulling the perfect espresso shot, milk texturing and latte art and slow brewing.  Check our Courses page for details, or even book a one-to-one session with one of our skilled baristas where you can learn coffee skills in a session tailored to your requirements.  The perfect gift for the coffee lover!  Ask us about courses in the shop or contact us via the usual channels.

Black, Green, White, Oolong: what’s the difference?

12 July 2015 Uncategorized

All teas come from the plant Camellia Sinensis.  Different flavours are the result of different climate, location, varietal and process.  Here at Bean & Bud we choose a small changing selection of the thousands of speciality teas available to bring you not only the best quality teas, but also a great variety of flavours and experiences.
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