Advent: Day 1 – TBWC Blended Malt No. 1 Batch 1

December is somehow already here, which means that once again I get to share a month of wonderful whiskies with you all, courtesy of the magnificent Advent Calendars from Master Of Malt. After last year’s bourbon-filled calendar, this year I have That Boutique-y Whisky Company’s Advent Calendar to explore. I’ve reviewed a few drams from TBWC… Read more »

Ginevra Espresso Bar

Another coffee from Italian roaster Ginevra this week, and definitely a more Italian style one. On a side note; to expose the depths of my lingual ignorance, I nearly thought this coffee was called ‘Macinato’. It was only thanks to the power of Google Translate that I realised at the last moment that this is,… Read more »

Reads Coffee Kenya Thiriku AB

We’re back to Dorset-based coffee roasters Reads Coffee today, this time from their ‘Origins’ range – although at the time of writing, this particular coffee has been replaced with one from another area of Kenya. Kenya Thiriku AB comes from the central region of Kenya; Thiriku is a co-operative based just outside the town of Nyeri…. Read more »