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Hurricane Relief- Pacayal Solidarity Fund

In November 2020, towards the end of what was already an incredibly difficult year across the Globe, several Caribbean Islands and Central American Countries, in particular Honduras, were hit by not one, but two devastating hurricanes; ‘Eta’ and ‘Iota’ both of which reached category 4 and 5 status. The Atlantic storms first hit the country in early November with category 4 Hurricane ‘Eta’ which caused widespread flooding and destruction from heavy rains and winds. However, areas that were already badly affected alongside those that were spared the wrath of the first onslaught did not have much time to recover or prepare before they were hit once again with category 5 Hurricane ‘Iota’. (All images courtesy of Pacayal Coffee) Both hurricanes...

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Coffee Highlights 2020

As we have now entered 2021, leaving behind a year that was difficult and trying for many- we want to look back on some of the things that made us smile or just feel calm and at ease- even if just for a brief moment.   One of those things for us at Bailies Coffee Roasters, was of course, Coffee.      It was a privilege to be able to still provide coffee for all of you, and our wonderful wholesale customers over the past year, particularly at times when it was sometimes the simple pleasures that were getting us all through.  We're looking back on the year at some of our favourite coffee releases voted for by our Bailies staff members, some...

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Bailies Update- New Training Programme

  As we come ever closer to the end of what has truly been an extraordinary year, we at Bailies hope that amongst all of the madness you have been able to find a few moments of calm and comfort- perhaps even with a great cup of Bailies coffee. Behind the scenes, our training team have been busy on something we hope you are all going to love – brand new training videos! Check out a teaser here. As distanced and online learning are becoming the new norm, we are delighted to add these new training videos to our repertoire and, as part of our updated training programme, these video tutorials will compliment our in-person training, aiming to help all baristas at varying stages...

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Christmas Updates

Tis' that time of year once again! We are now well and truly into the swing of the festive season, and whilst this will be a different kind of Christmas for all of us, we want to ensure that your orders and deliveries will be unaffected by restrictions and closure dates. ***Bailies Closure Dates*** 23rd December - 3rd January 2021 As there are no planned van deliveries this year, please ensure that you carry enough stock over Christmas. Our roastery will continue to be roasting/packing orders until 23rd December and parcels will be sent in line with Royal Mail and DPD.   For our wholesale customers, we strongly advise to order enough stock to cover 10 days of closure (2 weekends, 5 working days) as...

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Christmas Gift Guide 2020

It’s the most wonderful time of the year- and that means it’s time to get started on those Christmas wish lists! At Bailies, we know that with gift giving, often comes that little bit of panic the closer it gets to Christmas time- it’s never easy when trying to pick the perfect present!  We’ve put together the following Christmas Gift Guide- filled with inspiration and plenty of options to hopefully make your Christmas shopping that little bit easier this year...  Coffee There’s no such thing as too much coffee… right? Right. For 2020, we bring back our Christmas Blend, along with some extra special microlots that will certainly add to any coffee lover’s festive cheer! Our limited-edition Christmas Blend is unique combination of two washed...

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