Sea island coffee journal

Monthly Archives: November 2011

  • Paypal Problem – not our fault!

    28.11.2011

    Today, joy of joys, we are getting complaints that people can't pay via our website. We called Paypal, who processes all our credit card payments, and they have a system-wide problem. Please bare with us or call and we can take payments over the phone. UPDATE: problem fixed. Hurrah!

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    A US Blogger’s review of one of our coffees

    28.11.2011

    From the Pure Coffee Blog at http://purecoffee.blogspot.com/2011/11/mugged-sumatra-kopi-luwak-sea-island.html   Mugged: Sumatra Kopi Luwak [Sea Island] Subject: Sea Island Coffee Mugged: Sumatra Kopi Musang While I normally strongly push for buying locally, every once in a while it's interesting to get a product from afar. Similarly, I normally review coffees within the continent but to spice up my pace, I was afforded the chance recently to review some coffee from Sea Island Coffee out of London. Sea Island focuses on…

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    Show Report: Sea Island Coffee at the London Southbank Tea & Coffee Festival 18-20 November 2011

    22.11.2011

    What a weekend! The weather was blue skies and almost no wind throughout the whole weekend. We had been rather afraid of this weekend given Britain's somewhat unpredictable weather (no wonder we talk about it the whole time), but we were lucky indeed and it was a joy to be about in the fresh-ish air of London's Southbank chatting with fellow tea and coffee obsessives. This time, we teamed up with the Rare Tea Company - kindred spirits…

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    The Perfect Jamaica Blue Mountain Espresso Martini

    16.11.2011

    A recent discovery: JamaicaBlueMountainespresso beans makes for the most glorious Espresso Martini you will ever find. The smooth creaminess of theBlueMountainespresso (at room temperature) complements the hit of the vodka perfectly and the Kahlua adds an extra sweetness to proceedings. Well worth trying. Here is our recipe for this increasingly popular cocktail: JAMAICABLUEMOUNTAINESPRESSO MARTINI COCKTAIL RECIPE INGREDIENTS 3 Parts good quality vodka 4PartsJamaicaBlueMountainespresso (Cold - or you will melt the ice and dilute the spirit) 3 Parts…

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  • The Perfect Jamaica Blue Mountain Espresso Martini

    The Perfect Jamaica Blue Mountain Espresso Martini

    16.11.2011

    A recent discovery: Jamaica Blue Mountain espresso beans makes for the most glorious Espresso Martini you will ever find. The smooth creaminess of the Blue Mountain espresso (at room temperature) complements the hit of the vodka perfectly and the Kahlúa adds an extra sweetness to proceedings. Well worth trying. Here is our recipe for this increasingly popular cocktail: JAMAICA BLUE MOUNTAIN ESPRESSO MARTINI COCKTAIL RECIPE INGREDIENTS 3 Parts good quality vodka 4 Parts Jamaica Blue Mountain espresso…

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