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Blacklist Coffee School

Too many people underestimate the importance of quality barista training. When you think about it, there is a lot that goes into a great cup of coffee. It starts at origin, where farmers have to grow and cultivate their coffee trees. They hand pick each coffee fruit and process the …

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Happy Birthday Sprolo (and us)!

On 30 August 2014, we officially opened Sprolo’s doors to the public. Sprolo, a mash up of the words “Spro” (short for espresso) and “YOLO” (You Only Live Once), is located at 138 Canning Highway in South Perth and was birthed with the concept of bringing together great coffee and …

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Hannah Betham

Here at Blacklist Coffee Roasters, we run barista courses as well as one-on-one training. Recently we trained Hannah Betham, a team member from Jamaica Blue. Hannah made it to the grand finals of the annual Jamaica Blue Barista Championships by beating more than 120 competitors across Australia. Even though Jamaica …

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Henry Saw

Henry Saw is a vegan-friendly espresso bar located in Grand Land in the CBD. Named after the first person to roast coffee beans in the colony, Henry Saw shares a space with the soon to be launched Museum of Perth. They are slinging out Blacklist coffees; sporting a killer milk blend …

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Blacklist Coffee Roasters @ Good Food and Wine Show Perth 2015

  Imagine being surrounded by free flowing wonderful wine, a variety of yummy food and to top it off, quality barista made coffee – it’s a hedonist’s dream! Blacklist Coffee Roasters was a part of this experience at the recent Good Food and Wine Show. Serving specialty coffee to the …

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Launch Party!

The launch of our new roastery warehouse was held on 15th May 2015. We had loads of food and drink with plenty of good times all around. Activities ranged from a cupping of some amazing coffees to an extended latte art battle between some of the best baristas in Perth! …

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Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE) 2015

MICE 2015 “The Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE), which took place from 13 – 15 March at the Melbourne Showgrounds, saw its highest average daily attendance figures in the event’s four-year history. An average of 2966 people attended the show daily across the three days. Total attendance for the 2015 …

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Blacklist is Expanding!

We are very pleased to announce that we are in the middle of moving in order to expand our roastery space! Business will continue without interruption during the move and once the fit out is complete, we will be in a much better place to entertain visitors and hold public …

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Babooshka

7/189 William Street, Northbridge WA 6003 Babooshka is Russian for grandma, but our friends at Babooshka cafe claim to be equal parts Kate Bush. Their ambition is to bring weekend brunch to the CBD. They believe in all-day breakfasts, every day. They admire bagels. They reckon a short stroll into …

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Chemex Tutorial

The Chemex yields a very clean and delicious coffee. It is a simple and effective way to brew a filter coffee at home. Equipment required: Chemex, Chemex bonded filter paper, kettle (gooseneck preferable), scale, coffee beans, timer. Ensure you have coffee beans roasted for filter coffee (espresso roasts tend not …

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