Coffee News

We're currently on the lookout for a part-time office manager for a 12 month contract due to maternity leave. The role would suit an experienced individual willing to join our small, friendly and outgoing team. We are looking to employ a bright, highly organised and enthusiastic...

As the pressure from civil society to tackle the global threat of climate change gathers pace individuals, businesses and governments are finally starting to take real action. Last week the prime minister took the step of committing to the UK reaching net zero carbon emissions...

We’re a dynamic team of coffee roasters based in the Scottish Highlands dedicated to sourcing and roasting exceptional coffee from around the world. Founded in 2011 we have gone from strength to strength, supplying cafes, restaurants and individuals across Scotland and beyond. We are currently looking...

Every spring we love to head into the mountains to experience a new wild landscape as well as road test our latest beans and kit for adventure. Last year we made it out for an incredible 10 days of hiking in the back country of...

Walfre Baltizar points out the ruins of an abandoned coffee plantation and wet mill in his village of Panabaj near Lake Atitlan in Guatemala and gravely tells us how his community is at a crossroads. After more than 100 years of growing coffee as an...

Last month Janey, Carol and myself flew out of the depths of a Highland winter into the dust, sunshine and heat of Ethiopia to meet the producers behind one of our favourite coffee origins. We were joining 15 other roasters and coffee professionals on the...

We're bursting with pride that our former colleague and good friend Conor Syme will officially be opening HBW Coffee in Stirling this Friday. Located in what was once an opticians in Barnton Street, Conor is offering amazing single origin coffees together with fine cakes and...

We love nothing more than a collaboration here at Glen Lyon and the idea for our latest gift set was born from a conversation in a tipi deep in the Cairngorms' National Park at last year's Scottish Roasters' Retreat. We've always felt that the friendly environment...

Bolivia, landlocked, high blown and so often overlooked and forgotten. And yet it is undoubtedly one of the most extraordinary countries in the world. For starters it isn’t really a country in the European sense of a homogenous nation state at all. The long running...

With 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups thrown away in UK every year, we don’t need to be reminded just how bad single use cups are for our planet. That’s why we’re so excited to be stocking these brilliant Frank Green stainless steel 10oz cups. One...