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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 Brewer. More on these proud moments below. UKBC 2016An absolute highlight of 2016 was Dan Fellows taking the title of...

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Wholesale. Christmas order & delivery dates.

Wholesale. Christmas order & delivery dates.

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Please find below details of our Christmas & New Year order and despatch dates along with our customer service opening hours....

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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...

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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 brewing and our Strada is warming. Whilst the roasters and laptops crank up, cups are filled – we sip, gasp, crack our fingers and are ready for the day. But delicious coffee at work shouldn’t be the domain of roasters,...

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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...

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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...

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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 Library. The newly revamped shop on the Euston Road is nestled into the British Library; opposite the shop’s door is a walkthrough to the library’s beautifully tranquil piazza. The interior of the shop, designed by Anna Hart of Hart Miller...

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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...

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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...

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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 hub in – as the name might give away – the site of an old aircraft factory. Here's how it's looking and how to find us. Pride of place is our first Kees Van Der Westen Spirit espresso machine, brewing...

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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...

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2016 UK Barista Champion. Dan Fellows.

2016 UK Barista Champion. Dan Fellows.

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We’re only just starting to come back down to earth after the announcement of our very own Dan Fellows as the 2016 UKBC Winner. Not only that but his clean sweep of ‘best in category’ titles. After cornering Dan in...

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