Coffee beans are actually green, soft and spongy seeds in their raw form. It takes the roasting process to unlock their delicious taste, and turn them into the brown, fragrant beans we all know and love. Coffee roasts are categorised according to their colour: light, medium and dark. The colour is only half the story, […]
If coffee is one thing you absolutely cannot live without, if you love nothing more than the smell of freshly roasted beans, if the thought of that first cup of the day is what gets you out of bed – then the JW Coffee Club is for you. Set up by coffee lovers, for coffee […]
This Colombian coffee is a French roast, which means that it is darker than most modern espresso blends. French roasts are characterised by their dark colour, oily beans and lack of acidity, with the prominent taste being the roasted taste which can overpower some of the more subtle coffee flavours. Our Mediterranean blend works equally […]
Meeting up for coffee and cake took on another dimension for members of the Penrith Rural Women’s Network when the group visited the newly opened John Watt & Son’s coffee shop at Blackfriars, Carlisle. Members were keen to meet Lola – the new roasting machine installed this summer to cope with the increase in demand […]
Meeting up for coffee and cake took on another dimension for members of the Penrith Rural Women’s Network when the group visited the newly opened John Watt & Son’s coffee shop at Blackfriars in Carlisle. Members were keen to meet Lola – the new roasting machine installed this summer to cope with the increase in demand already experienced and to give them capacity for growth.
Carlisle coffee roasters John Watt & Son are supporting military veterans with a special new blend. From 11 October the Bank Street-based business is selling a coffee in aid of The Royal British Legion. The medium to light roast ‘Veterans Blend’ will be available for one month only and 10 per cent of all sales […]
This coffee has a sweet aroma, citrus tones, a bright medium acidity and a well-rounded cup. Our Fairtrade Nicaraguan coffee comes from the mountainous northwest region of Nicaragua – because it is a strictly high grown coffee, grown at high altitudes, the bean develops slower, resulting in a higher density. Nicaraguan coffee production is mainly […]
Want to mark a special occasion with something unique, inspire your team or simply try something new?
We here at John Watt and Son are offering you the chance to roast your own coffee at our Blackfriars branch in Carlisle.
This coffee is a medium to dark roast, with a smooth body and notes of hazelnut and citrus. Brazil Ipanema is a single estate in the heart of Brazil’s coffee producing region of Minas Gerais. Ipanema has the perfect microclimate for protection against low temperatures. Considered to be one of the largest farms in the […]