Archive | June, 2012

Colombo Tea & Coffee Co.

Down on Gale Street in Durban is an old factory. Built in the 30’s, it has seen it’s fair share of sun and rain over the years, and although weathered, it is going strong. Much like the 87-year-old granny I saw yesterday revving her Toyota Tazz like one would a heavily laden 50cc Kawasaki up […]

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Beaver Creek

When it comes to coffee producing countries, South Africa is certainly not the first that comes to mind. But in the sleepy, seaside town of Port Edward the Cumming family has been growing, harvesting and roasting the finest speciality coffee for three generations. Beaver Creek Estate was established in 1984 when the first coffee trees […]

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Fashionista’s & Coffee

The aroma of coffee drags me into the Seattle Coffee Co.  I pick up my single latte to go and, coffee in hand, make for the door when a comfy couch catches my eye. I convince myself I’ll finish my meeting prep there. I sit down, start up my laptop and reach for my coffee, […]

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Barista Coffee Festival

Check out the Woodmill Market Barista Coffee Festival in Stellenbosch. Tickets are R30, includes a mug and three tastings. Every Friday night from 5.30pm-10pm Tweet

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