Cork Coffee

This Much Loved Cork Coffee Shop Just Opened a Second Branch in the City Centre

The second branch of a much-loved coffee shop in Youghal, County Cork, Priory Coffee has opened its doors on Cork City’s North Main Street. Keeping it local, as with their original premises, their beans of choice come from coffee roasters Badger & Dodo, based in Fermoy, County Cork. From Thursday 21st September, skilled baristas will …

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Cork Rebels Against Major Chain Cafes in a Bid to Protect Patrick’s Street

Cafe chains may not be very popular in Cork city, which is known for its extensive array of independent coffee houses, given a rejection in planning permission for two international coffee companies. UK coffee chain, Caffè Nero, has been refused planning permission for a proposed new coffee shop on Patrick’s Street in Cork city. They were hoping …

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The Science of Craft Coffee Roasting – The West Cork Coffee Story

Coffee appreciation in Ireland is a fast growing foodie sub-culture. Drinking coffee is the new cool; an aspirational and sociable activity. Ireland’s newly discovered appetite for better quality, more nuanced speciality coffee started in Dublin but quickly found its way to Cork – a city that has embraced its coffee culture with impressive fervour. Independent …

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