El Fenix: Pink Bourbon & The Power of Community

[Pink Bourbon Cherries at El Fenix - Photo courtesy of Raw Material]   Rebirth. Is it possible to bring back what has been destroyed, stronger and better than it was before? As the phoenix that rises from the ashes, can the coffee industry adapt with its very...

Batch Brew, is it the perfect cup of coffee?

Easy drinking, Consistent, Delicious. Batch Brew holds a special place in our hearts here at Ancoats Coffee. It's a way of brewing coffee that is both simple yet elegant and we believe it should hold pride of place in the world of coffee brewing.   Filter coffee...

2020 Vision

2020, the start of a new decade and a new chapter for Ancoats Coffee. This new decade holds a lot in store for Ancoats Coffee, ranging from new coffee's, to new ways of production and new sites. With this in mind we thought it would be a good idea to share with you...
2020 Vision

2020 Vision

2020, the start of a new decade and a new chapter for Ancoats Coffee. This new decade holds a lot in store for Ancoats Coffee, ranging from new coffee's, to new ways of production and new sites. With this in mind we thought it would be a good idea to share with you...

Cachoeira Graphene: Brazilian coffee with identity

Cachoeira Graphene: Brazilian coffee with identity

Exciting. Funky. Fruity. Experimental. Whenever we source coffees for our Graphene Espresso those are attributes we have in mind. Which innovative processing methods can we bring to our customers? Which curious flavour profiles? These is what we ask ourselves. When we cupped lot GR0840 from Cachoeira farm in Brazil this January we knew we had found a coffee that presented the right answers to all those questions.

Finca​ ​Las​ ​Brumas:​ ​a​ ​family​ ​pact​ ​for​ ​better​ ​coffee​ ​that​ ​is​ ​going​ ​global

Finca​ ​Las​ ​Brumas:​ ​a​ ​family​ ​pact​ ​for​ ​better​ ​coffee​ ​that​ ​is​ ​going​ ​global

Jesus Hernandez started growing coffee in El Salvador back in the 1800’s. He was a man of humble origins, but very hard working and a cunning businessman. Jesus was so dedicated and such a fine trader that very soon his small plot of land turned into a sizeable and...

The Future’s Bright, The Future’s Manchester.

The Future’s Bright, The Future’s Manchester.

Manchester is a unique city. It’s certainly up there in terms of culture, architecture, music and sport and has earned its place in history many times over. From the birth of the Industrial Revolution (born in Ancoats nonetheless), the formation of Rolls Royce, the...