FIKAPAUS! Our new monthly tradition

Have you heard of fika? You have most certainly partaken in fika, but probably under one of its inferior conceptions such as the morning tea, or a smoko. The Swedes have Sweded (a Be Kind Rewind reference for the Michel Gondry fans) the morning tea to give it a depth and richness that elevates this […]

The Aussie Coffee Scene

Coffee culture in Australia is huge. Stopping by your local cafe for your preferred cup of joe and an avo toast has become part of the daily routine. Whether in the cafe or at home, Australians are always on the search for quality in their coffee, setting the coffee scene apart from those abroad. We’ve been […]

Perth coffee scene

Specialty Coffee Scene in Perth, Australia

The specialty coffee industry has progressed in leaps and bounds within Australia over the last 5 years.  As Sydney siders we are well versed with all the new espresso bars and roastery’s that have opened in the last few years.  It is also common knowledge that Melbourne has an astounding role to play in the […]

Long blacks, short blacks and other fancy coffees

You can seriously walk into one café in the same city order a long black, get a coffee, then walk into one around the corner, order the same coffee and get something completely different! This can be frustrating as a customer, tough it isn’t all bad, it is because hopefully the barista is trying to […]