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There’s never been a better time to be a coffee lover.

There are artisan coffee shops in every city, most supermarkets now sell a wide variety of coffee from around the world, and brewing a delicious cup of coffee at home has never been easier.

One person who has been a huge influence on the rise of coffee culture is James Hoffmann, the coffee expert, award-winning coffee roaster, World Barista Champion (2007), and author of The World Atlas of Coffee, now in its second edition.

Not only does Hoffmann operate Square Mile Coffee Roasters in London, UK — and write one of the internet’s best coffee blogs jimseven — he also travels around the world learning about coffee. In the new edition of his guide to all things coffee, he discusses seven new coffee-producing countries all well as the major players coffee lovers are familiar with.

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Today is National Irish Coffee Day, and we think the best way to celebrate is to enjoy a fresh take on this sweet and stimulating cocktail.

Inspired by trips to visit family in Northern Ireland, father-son team Dick and James Strawbridge created this simple recipe as part of their guide to making your own dairy products at home. With just four ingredients, this classic nightcap is as easy to make as it is delicious.

Fresh cream and blended whiskey are vital. Enjoying the finished product next to a peat fire is optional.


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