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May 2018

Our new Holkham Bay Espresso Blend

2018-05-19T11:25:44+00:00

Our new Holkham Bay espresso blend is now available and being served at The Black Apollo Coffee House in Holt. The new blend consists of 1/3 La Falda del Centro, Colombia, 1/3 White Nile (organic), Uganda & 1/3 Mimba AA, Tanzania. The taste we get in the cup are hazelnut, honeycomb and cherry giving a [...]

Our new Holkham Bay Espresso Blend 2018-05-19T11:25:44+00:00

New Victoria Arduino White Eagle installed at The Black Apollo Coffee House in Holt.

2018-05-07T12:28:42+00:00

We installed a brand new Victoria Arduino White Eagle T3 at The Black Apollo Coffee House in Holt last Tuesday, 1st May 2018. I think you will agree that the 2 group machine in Steelux looks stunning. We have now had a few days to get used to the new machine and we all feel [...]

New Victoria Arduino White Eagle installed at The Black Apollo Coffee House in Holt. 2018-05-07T12:28:42+00:00

March 2018

Where did the history of coffee begin?

2018-03-12T15:42:04+00:00

The historic origin of coffee is relatively recent compared to other widely consumed beverages such as tea and beer. Common consensus and folklore have it that coffee originated in the highlands of Ethiopia anywhere between 800AD and 1000AD. The legendary tale of the discovery of coffee is that a young Ethiopian goatherd by the name [...]

Where did the history of coffee begin? 2018-03-12T15:42:04+00:00

February 2018

Rwanda

2018-02-24T09:22:05+00:00

Rwandan Coffee We recently received delivery of our first lot of Rwandan green beans. We have long been fans of Rwandan coffee with its fruity flavours and freshness, but we waited until the right beans were available before make that first purchase. We weren't disappointed. The red Bourbon beans from Buf Nyarusiza have surpassed all [...]

Rwanda 2018-02-24T09:22:05+00:00

January 2018

WIN! COFFEE FOR A YEAR

2018-01-08T11:15:59+00:00

On our FACEBOOK page we are offering a fabulous prize of 2 bags of 250g freshly roasted coffee each month for a year, a Coffee Gator (a simple way to make delicious coffee), a glass Keep Cup and 2 Black Apollo Coffee House cup & saucers. The value of this prize is minimum of £292.00. The [...]

WIN! COFFEE FOR A YEAR 2018-01-08T11:15:59+00:00

December 2017

Holkham Christmas Food Fair 2017

2017-12-30T14:42:14+00:00

Norfolk Coffee Company at Holkham Hall Festive Food Fair The weekend of 16th and 17th December 2017 saw us attend the first ever Holkham Christmas Food Fair. The event was held in the magnificent Lady Elizabeth wing of the hall. Many of the best local and regional food producers and stalls, both inside and outside [...]

Holkham Christmas Food Fair 2017 2017-12-30T14:42:14+00:00

October 2017

Sally’s Blend

2017-10-05T19:51:32+00:00

5th October 2017: Today we launched our new Limited Edition coffee Sally's Blend. Sally's Blend is an espresso blend of two special microlot  coffees from Colombia, Finca Las Brisas and La Fortuna. Priced at £10, £1 from every bag sold will be donated to the Alzheimer's Society.

Sally’s Blend 2017-10-05T19:51:32+00:00

September 2017

ASORCAFE

2017-12-06T19:51:57+00:00

Here at Norfolk Coffee we love a good Colombian coffee, as do so many coffee drinkers. In our experience from selling coffee beans at our shop, The Black Apollo, that a majority of people are drawn to a Colombian coffee without even knowing what the tasting notes are, or which area it is from. This [...]

ASORCAFE 2017-12-06T19:51:57+00:00

May 2017

Customer service

2017-12-06T19:51:57+00:00

Our first blog is all about customer service, or seemingly the lack of it at some establishments. This appears to be a constant talking point for customers at our little coffee house here in Holt, Norfolk. I would even go as far to say that it is a bug bear for some, me included. Perhaps [...]

Customer service 2017-12-06T19:51:57+00:00
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