Tag: coffee

New Forest

New Forest

DISCLAIMER – THIS VISIT WAS CONCLUDED BEFORE THE UK IMPOSED LOCKDOWN With such clarifications out of the way (stay home everyone, it is for your own good), I thought to write the below to brighten up your (and my) day. By way of another disclaimer,…

Bluebird Brothers

Bluebird Brothers

DISCLAIMER – THIS VISIT WAS CONCLUDED BEFORE THE UK IMPOSED LOCK DOWN Usually when people laugh in my face, it is after I get to know them.  Usually after about an hour. This time, it was within 30 seconds of stepping in. Bluebird Brothers is…

Brunswick East

Brunswick East

There is definitely something to be said for creating expectation. Look at that decal.  Promisingly, something not mainstream. Motif repeated on rather snazzy copper plaque at the door if you missed it. The theme continues into the waiting room.  Got to keep it real.  Some…

Origin Coffee Roasters

Origin Coffee Roasters

Sometimes I am accused of being a snob. Sometimes I agree. I admit that I am a picky man, particularly when it comes to coffee.  However, like all whimsical irritants, my tastes constantly change.  At times I like or hate all of the following: burnt,…

Holy Shot

Holy Shot

Putting thoughts of blasphemy to one side, this coffee shop had a rather interesting name. In computer games that I have known, the deluxe ultimate mega-fiend slaying move guaranteed to bag you the win seemed to generate an even more fantastical name the further and…