I recently talked about why I have chosen not to drink pod coffee, so today I thought I’d continue on the coffee theme and talk about how to choose fair trade coffee! Coffee is one of the most highly sought after crops in the world (for good reason!), but not all coffee is created equally.
As I mentioned in my post about my few days in Coolum, each day included a morning stop for coffee. Lucky for me, my dad had tried out most of the coffee options before I got there and had settled on Little Lane Espresso as being the best on offer. The cafe is tiny, with just a few tables down a laneway (hence the name!) and it wouldn’t have looked out of place in Melbourne at all. It was always busy with locals and tourists alike, with extremely friendly staff who not only made delicious coffee but stopped to chat and even remembered our orders after only a day or so of visiting – impressive! (more…)