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Teas, Coffee & Juices

We offer a range of herbal, fruit, green, regular and rooibos teas. Where possible, we set up direct links with suppliers in order to give the best price to them, and to you, the customer. Our suppliers include Just Change, who work to link producers and consumers more closely together, Pukka Herbs and Simon Levelt, who’ve helped to establish health and education facilities for their farmer suppliers and local communities.

We also sell a fantastic range of teas from Kitchen Garden Organics, who act as a link between small producers in South Africa and buyers in Europe, offering quality organic products direct from the Juices and coffeegrowers at a Fair price.

Our coffee suppliers include Revolver World Coffee, and we support the Zapatista movement by selling their ground coffee and beans. We also sell Suma Ethiopian Yirgacheffe coffee from the Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union.

If it’s hot chocolate you’re after we recommend Hasslacher’s ‘Solid Bar’ Colombian drinking chocolate, a unique tasting 100% cacao gourmet hot chocolate, which you can find in the shop amongst our teas and coffees.

Juice-wise, we have everything from the basic orange and apple juices (also available in cases of 12) from The Co-op, more unusual vegetable juices, and treats like Demeter-certified pear and redcurrant or sparkling apple and blueberry from CoteauxNantais in France who also supply us with their apples when available! We also sell hand pressed juice from Carey Organic, one of our UK vegetable growers based in Herefordshire.

We keep competitive on price whilst still promoting our ethics and selling great tasting products.

 

View our range and product prices, Teas, Coffee & Juices price list (pdf).

Zapatista coffee
In Mexico more than 3 million people depend on the production of coffee and its exportation. Over 90% are small producers with less than five hectares of land, and more than 60% of these are indigenous peoples.

The Zapatistas are indigenous Mayans in resistance to their government, who have developed their own autonomous society: building, from the bottom up, a society where they can safeguard their Zapatista Coffeeculture and organise their own access to education, health, and land, through forms of direct democracy.

One of their projects is the creation of small cooperatives that produce the “Cafe Rebelde” or “Zapatista coffee”. The organisation of these cooperatives has strengthened and improved access to the land and the quality of life overall. Read more...

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