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Limoncillo Reserve Collection Processing Set

Limoncillo Reserve Collection Processing Set

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Written by Joshua Tarlo, Origin’s Head of CoffeePics thanks to Jon Attenborough on his trip with Joshua Concluding our winter processing set series is a presentation of coffees from the prestigious Limoncillo farm in Nicaragua owned by the Mierisch family. The family are our longest standing direct trade partners; we’ve worked with Erwin Sr., Eleane and Erwin Jr. since 2009 and...

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Turbo G&T Recipe

Turbo G&T Recipe

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One of our old favourites is taking the Instagram world by storm. Cold Brew Gin & Tonic aka Turbo G&T....

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2016. Coffee, comps and collabs.

2016. Coffee, comps and collabs.

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The year of 2016. Here's a run-down of some of our highlights. Coffee competitions We’ve been blown away with the success of the team this year who currently hold the UKBC and UKCIGs titles, as well as #3 World Tea...

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The Lima Tasting Series. One coffee, three processes.

The Lima Tasting Series. One coffee, three processes.

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The latest in our special edition collection sees us release the Lima Tasting Series. This trio of coffees are particularly important to us as are the result of a collaborative experiment with our long-time coffee partner, Fernando Lima. They're a showcase of our direct trade partnerships and working together in pursuit of coffee excellence. Last autumn we visited our good friend Fernando Lima...

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Office coffee subscriptions launch

Office coffee subscriptions launch

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Our days at The Roastery start with a cup of coffee. Almost before the lights go on, the batch is...

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Introducing our distribution of Sandows, the original British cold brew.

Introducing our distribution of Sandows, the original British cold brew.

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We’re excited to announce a new wholesale collaboration with Sandows, a brand we’ve admired for a while now. The collaboration will see us distributing Sandows, meaning that our customers across the UK now have access to their delicious, beautifully bottled...

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Origin x Strong Adolfo's Gin Pong

Origin x Strong Adolfo's Gin Pong

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On Thursday we joined forces with Strong Adolfo’s and Tarquin’s Gin for an evening of gin, cold brew and ping pong. Gin Pong. The Low Down. We decided to go for a twist on the classic American Beer Pong using our delicious Ethiopia Guracho to brew up some cold brew combined with Tarquin’s Cornish dry gin to fill the cups...

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Origin x The British Library. Euston Road shop launch.

Origin x The British Library. Euston Road shop launch.

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We’re excited to have opened the doors to our new Euston Road shop this morning, in collaboration with the British...

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Geisha or Gesha? How the story goes.

Geisha or Gesha? How the story goes.

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April of ‘04 the story goes, in Panama’s Boquete region at the Peterson family farm there was a Best of Panama. That was the event that captured the coffee industry’s imagination. The coffee varietal geisha was first tasted by a...

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World Top 10. Dan's incredible World Barista Championship performance.

World Top 10. Dan's incredible World Barista Championship performance.

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Massive congratulations go out to Dan Fellows, the UK Barista Champion and our Head of Wholesale, for his incredible performance at the World Barista Championship. Dan now ranks among the top ten baristas in the world following his debut world competition. Pic credit to the brilliant Sprudge For anyone who’s been spared us shouting about it, Dan’s been in Dublin...

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Hammersmith Coffee Shop Now Open

Hammersmith Coffee Shop Now Open

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Our pocket shop in Hammersmith is now in full swing. Located at The Aircraft Factory, a new tech and creative...

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Northern Barista Club

Northern Barista Club

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Calling all Northern baristas and bar people. (Spectators also very welcome.) On Thursday 5 May we’re joining forces with Foundation House and Cup North to host a competition incorporating two of our favourite things, great coffee and great spirits. Inspired by...

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