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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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Killer Bee Coffee

“Award-winning coffee roasted in Perth, WA” Killer Bee Coffee is a product line of Blacklist Coffee Roasters. With richer and stronger flavours, it has loads of chocolate notes that cut through milk, a super creamy mouthfeel and a comforting aftertaste that keeps you going! Queen BeeGold2018 Australian International Coffee AwardsBold, …

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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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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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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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