Advertisement



Industry

December 3, 2014

The coffee roasters industry choice awards

This year’s Compak Golden Bean Coffee Roasters Competition hosted the inaugural Coffee Roasters Industry Choice Award. 
This is a national award across three categories (small, medium and large roasters) with a holistic approach to the judging criteria based on the success of the coffee roaster across all facets of their business.
The industry panel short-listed the nominations to a final of 10 coffee roasters for each category, and the winners were announced at the Golden Bean Awards.

 

Large Roaster
Di Bella Coffeedibella

Guided by a clear vision, Di Bella Coffee has rapidly become Australia’s largest specialty coffee roaster, earning the respect and appreciation of coffee lovers across the country. Everyone at Di Bella Coffee shares an unparalleled enthusiasm for customer service and dedication to delivering consistent high quality fresh coffee. We are passionate about ensuring our customers continue their love affair with Di Bella Coffee.One of the key components of that commitment is Crop to Cup; Di Bella Coffee’s green bean purchasing programme. Crop to Cup is dedicated to the ongoing sourcing of high quality, premium raw coffee beans. We travel to coffee growing communities across the world to work alongside farmers and communities sharing our goals of sustainability, ongoing development and quality assurance. In doing so, Crop to Cup has regenerated collaboration between industry and consumers, which ensures that Di Bella Coffee can stay at the forefront of the coffee experience and achieve the ultimate end result in every cup.

Medium Roaster
Mahalia Coffeemahalia

Mahalia Coffee is an epicurean roasting house specialising in the art of profile roasting, dedicated to bringing quality, refinement and the exotic passion of faraway coffee lands to the lively world of coffee connoisseurs. Their quality is recognised, having won over 35 awards at prestigious events such as the Golden Bean Awards, Sydney Royal Fine Food Show, and the Hobart Fine Food Awards, including recently the Coffee Roasters Industry Choice Award.Roasting in Robe on the Limestone Coast, and employing 10 full-time staff, Mahalia Coffee is sold in 200 outlets Australia wide, proving that a successful national coffee business can be regional.
Recently Mahalia Coffee doubled the size of their Robe factory and retail store premises, installing new roasting plant and packaging equipment in the process. The new retail store will allow customers to directly view the coffee being roasted, while the new equipment sets the company up for strong growth over the next five years.

Small Roaster
Tim Adams Specialty Coffeetimmy

Renowned for our premium-quality, ethically-sourced blends, Tim Adams Specialty Coffee (TASC) is fast developing a reputation as one of the most sought after boutique coffee brands in Australia. TASC is the brainchild of award-winning Australian barista Tim Adams, and has been turning heads since its establishment in 2010. We live and breathe exceptional coffee, offering a range of specialty coffee products. Our business encompasses a number of divisions, including:
Retail – we operate one of Queensland’s most acclaimed espresso outlets, Lamkin Lane Espresso Bar, and also service the Sunshine Coast with our mobile espresso van.
Wholesale – we service a wide range of wholesale customers, who share our passion for great coffee and are dedicated to delivering the perfect brew in their cafés and restaurants.
Training – we love to share our knowledge and tricks of the trade with budding baristas and our wholesale customers, as the popularity of the specialty coffee industry continues to grow.





MPM Advertisment
 
 

 

Calling all baristas: share your opinions to win $1,000

Almond Breeze Barista Blend has launched the biggest ever research project into Australia’s buzzing barista and café scene and are looking for talented baristas from across the country to help them dig deeper by filling ...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
 

$16 for a cup of coffee – Sasa Sestic explains why “it’s totally worth it”

Check out this article featured on news.com.au today, which has World Barista Champion, Sasa Sestic, explaining the reasoning behind serving coffee at $16 a cup. “THERE’S a new Sydney cafe selling its top tier coffees f...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
 

Cafe Review – Queen of Leads

Queen of Leeds 114 Oxford Street Leederville, WA This May 2018 the team behind Felix and Co. Specialty Coffee opened a sister café in Leederville called “Queen of Leeds”. Felix & Co.’s long-time Manager Anisa Hirte h...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 

 

What is PR?

Recently on an interstate trip I was reading Virgin’s inflight magazine and came across an interesting article on the benefits of public relations in our new business world. It inspired me to seek out its author – PR an...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
Advertisement
 

Innovative Product – Smartpay

No Eftpos fees. Ka-ching! Want to add a surcharge to your Eftpos transactions but worried about keeping ACCC compliant? Smartpay can help. Their SmartCharge solution automatically calculates an appropriate surcharge for each tr...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 

 

Specialty Tea Shines in Melbourne Fine Food Expo

Taking out the title of the nation’s best tea maker during the hotly contested Australian leg of the World Tea Brewers Cup (WTBC), Danny will now travel to Shanghai to compete in the China WTBC finals. The WTBC  – ran for ...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
 

Innovative Products – Halo Wipes

The BEST performing professional wet wipes. Halo Wipes are a new product that take the unique Halo formula and transform it into a hygienic, convenient wet wipe. Designed for on-the-spot and single use cleaning, Halo Wipes wipe...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 

 

Meningitis Centre Australia is looking for a café supporter

Meningitis Centre Australia is a not for profit organisation that raises awareness and educates people about meningococcal disease. The Centre is looking for a café supporter Australia wide that can help them generate interest...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
 

JOIN THE ULTIMATE SURFING SET WITH ALMOND BREEZE AND SALLY FITZGIBBONS

The world’s leading almond milk brand, Blue Diamond Almond Breeze, has teamed up with one of Australia’s leading athletes, professional surfer Sally Fitzgibbons, encouraging Australians to live a healthier, happier and more...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 
 

Browse and purchase past and current issues of Cafe Culture Magazine

Do you like to have an actual magazine in your hand ? Do you need to keep up to date with the Cafe Industry? Do you have to have something worthy of reading with your morning coffee? We have the answer to all your concerns… P...
by Cafe Culture Mag
 

 




ad