This Is Your Mind on Plants: Caffeine to Change Consciousness

This Is Your Mind on Plants: Caffeine to Change Consciousness

“Humans have identified plants that lift the burden of physical pain; render us more alert or capable of uncommon feats; make us more sociable; elicit feelings of awe or ecstasy; nourish our imagination; transcend space and time; occasion dreams and visions and mystical experiences; and bring us into the presence of our ancestors or gods. Evidently, normal everyday consciousness is not enough for us humans; we seek to vary, intensify, and sometimes transcend it, and we have identified a whole collection of molecules in nature that allow us to do that.”
Cafe Hacks: 5 Tips for Running a Busy Cafe Service

Cafe Hacks: 5 Tips for Running a Busy Cafe Service

Running a busy cafe can be a mixed blessing. During busier than normal times like weekends or holidays, queues can form quickly. As coffee orders pile up customers will have to wait longer, inevitably things can and will go wrong, and cafe staff will be feeling the added pressure to keep up — nobody wins.


To avoid manic-cafe-stress-syndrome we present to you 5 cafe tips to managing a cafe during busy times and greeting everyone with a smile.

Our Origin Trip to Daterra Estate: Part 2

Our Origin Trip to Daterra Estate: Part 2

Brazil is the biggest producer of coffee in the world.

It's too expensive to produce coffee there in the same way it is picked and processed in Ethiopia, Kenya, or Guatemala. There's no abundance of low-cost labour to do these jobs in most coffee-producing areas of Brazil. This is fortunate for labourers, as they have options, and means that Brazil instead needs to turn to innovation and technology to get the job done in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

Leandro Carreira at Climpson's Arch

Leandro Carreira at Climpson's Arch

Climpson's Arch, also home to Climpson & Sons Coffee Roastery & Cafe, offers a platform for chefs and rising stars of the food world to coo...
The Great London Coffee Roastery Football League

The Great London Coffee Roastery Football League

  The Climpson's well and truly got on the band-wagon of the World Cup and decided to organise our own version! We organised for 8 of London's top ...
The Climpson's Lifestyle

The Climpson's Lifestyle

We are a passionate bunch here at Climpsons. We stem from all walks of life but what we do have in common is the Climpson Lifestyle. We are in this...