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The Courtyard Dairy has moved

The Courtyard Dairy has moved, not far but just a little further along the A65 to larger premises at Feizor.  What was once the old Falconry Centre has now been lovingly transformed by Andy & Kathy Swinscoe into a cheese … Continue reading

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Coffee Masterclass – Taylors of Harrogate

Taylors of Harrogate Tea & Coffee Specialists, a Yorkshire institution since 1886.  Taylors not only encompasses the Taylors of Harrogate Coffee brand but also the distinguished Bettys Café Tea Rooms and of course Yorkshire Tea.  With such iconic brands it … Continue reading

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the espresso machine for the car – Handpresso Auto

Two of my favourite things, coffee & gadgets! and with this new coffee maker from handpresso you can have both “the espresso machine for the car”. Handpresso Auto This good looking gadget fits neatly in the glove box or in … Continue reading

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Coffeeholic Camping & Travel Coffee makers

Hi, my name is Chris and I’m a coffeeholic! So what to do when you cannot get a decent cup of coffee? My trusty Bialetti stove top makes a great travel companion but as I also love gadgets there are … Continue reading

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Rotten Subway Coffee !

Subway are really shockingly bad at coffee and customer service! Maybe this is something you already know but the Sandwich chain Subway are really shockingly bad! thank god I only visited for a coffee.  I was sober and the coffee … Continue reading

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Charles A Hallas, Coffee Merchant, Skipton

I have driven past Charles Hallas Coffee Merchant’s on Skipton’s Gargrave Road a hundred times and never stopped for a look, until now! What a fantastic coffee lovers delight, an Aladins Cave of taste & aroma! When I called they … Continue reading

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The Secret Tea Cup – Afternoon Tea in The Dales

Having booked months ago for this secret afternoon tea event I had nearly forgotten all about it, on a rainy morning we drove the few miles to the secret location, somewhere near Clapham, the skies were looking slightly brighter, but … Continue reading

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Eggs Benedict – Feed a cold!

Not sure what I fancy to eat at the moment (still full of cold) but on a recent visit to Ilkley I was persuaded to stop off at the iconic Bettys Tea Room.  Feeling a little peckish I was torn … Continue reading

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Pretzel & Coffee?

Another way to relax, by an Austrian Lake, water temp 23 degrees! after a dip a Pretzel and a Latte…

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Random Latte and Chocolate Cake

When in doubt or needing inspiration this usually does the trick for me!

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