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Project Origin WA Cupping 2016

We had the privilege of hosting the Project Origin Cupping on 14th June. Habib Maarbani from Project Origin flew over to allow local roasters to sample a wide range of their coffees and provided lots of valuable information on topics such as direct trade and processing methods. It was a …

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The Coffee Man Film

It was the long awaited coffee industry event of the year – the launch of THE COFFEE MAN documentary film. The film is currently being released all over the world, with sold out screenings all across Australia and Asia. Blacklist Coffee Roasters had the privilege of hosting the Perth screening …

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Blacklist X James Squire

We have had the honour of collaborating with James Squire in the development of a limited release Coffee Stout. It has been a rewarding experience working alongside people who are so passionate about what they do and so dedicated to the exacting standards of the end result. We learnt so …

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2016 RASV Australian International Coffee Awards

Image Credit: RASV The Australian International Coffee Awards (AICA) is the Asia Pacific’s premier coffee roasting competition. The AICA celebrates and promotes coffee roasting excellence in Australia, New Zealand, the Asia Pacific region and around the world and is an event partner of the 2016 Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE). …

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Kava Cafe

Bicton is not usually associated with Specialty Coffee. With less than 4 cafes in that area, good coffee is seriously lacking and thankfully, tucked away in a quiet corner on Bristol Ave is Kava. The feel of Kava is cosy old school charm. The dimly lit interior allows for a …

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Layup

Northbridge, home to Perth’s Chinatown. It is known for its slew of Asian grocery shops, Asian restaurants and pretty much everything else that is Asian. However, nestled on Brisbane Street in heart of Northbridge is Layup, Northbridge’s latest inclusion to the Café scene. With soaring ceilings, distressed concrete floors and …

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Tbsp.

Bayswater is seeing an emergence of F&B outlets and Tbsp is by far leading the charge. Tbsp is located in a row of shophouses at 10 King Williams Street, a great little spot with ample parking all around. Rob, Han Li and Han Ji were the crew behind the old Smuggled …

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Killer Bee Coffee

  Blacklist Coffee Roasters has established itself as an award winning coffee supplier positioned in the High End Specialty Coffee market. We have developed roast profiles that allow the fruit flavours and natural acidity of our coffees to show through nicely, along with their regional characteristics. We are passionate about …

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Our Approach to Roasting

It is typical of many coffee roasters in Australia to make a distinction between (i) “Espresso” and (ii) “Filter” roast styles. The distinction usually corresponds to, on the one hand (i) a slightly darker, more soluble, and less acidic roast style to be used for coffees prepared with an Espresso …

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The Golden Bean 2015

This year, Newcastle played host to the Golden Bean Awards 2015. This year saw the competition enter its 10th year and it has now become one of the premier industry awards. The competition draws more than 1200 entries from the top coffee roasters in Australia. This event gives coffee roasters …

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