March 27th, 2012

Free coffee deal!

95 Espresso in St Kilda - one of the cafes offering two-for-one coffees.

Brilliantly, following the success of the Coffee Army Handbook 2012, The Age has picked up the ball and run with it, organising with some of the featured cafes to do a fantastic two-for-one deal, starting this weekend. All you have to do is clip the voucher in The Saturday Age this Saturday and The Sunday Age this Sunday. Each voucher entitles you to a buy-one-get-one-free deal at any of the cafes listed.

Full details including addresses and terms and conditions are here

Saturday voucher

Boundary Espresso, 



Nineteen Squares,
St Kilda

Penny Farthing Espresso,


Social Roasting Co, 

Three Bags Full, Abbotsford

Warrandyte Café,

Sunday Voucher

7 Grams, Richmond

95 Espresso, St Kilda

Axil, Hawthorn

Campos Coffee, Carlton

Degani Bakery, South Morang

Foxy Brown, Northcote

Monk Bodhi Dharma, Balaclava

San Paolo Solarino, Melbourne

The Espresso Room, Northcote

The Station House, Blackburn

Social Roasting Co in Flemington

Campos Coffee in Carlton

Axil in Hawthorn

February 27th, 2012

Coffee Army Handbook Full Listings

February 21st, 2012

Winners are indeed grinners

Some of the winners of last night’s Coffee Army awards, held at Left Bank bar in South Bank. Featured are Auction Rooms (centre), who took out first place, with staff and owners from runners-up Proud Mary and Three Bags Full. 

February 21st, 2012

And the list of finalists…

Procal milk goes into a latte at Balderdash - one of the finalists.

Congrats to all the 25 remaining finalists, who topped our review of around 1000 cafes…

95 Espresso – St Kilda
Axil - Hawthorn
Balderdash – Port Melbourne
Brother Baba Budan - City
Brunswick East Project – Brunswick East
Campos Coffee - Carlton
Chez Dre – Soth Melbourne
Cup of Truth - City
De Clieu - Fitzroy
The Espresso Room - Northcote
Indulgent Cakes - Montmorency
The League of Honest Coffee - City
Market Lane - Prahran
Naked Espresso Bar - City
Nineteen Squares – St Kilda
Oliver Lane Espresso - City
Penny Farthing - Northcote
The Premises - Kensington
St Ali – South Melbourne
Seven Seeds - Carlton
Sicilian Orange - Prahran
The Social Roasting Company - Flemington
Switchboard Cafe - City
Wide Open Road - Brunswick
7 Grams - Richmond 

February 21st, 2012

Congrats to the four runners-up…

The Final Step in South Yarra. Pictured are The Final Step’s Tom Biffin and Ben Whitaker.

Little Bean Blue in the city. Pictured are Little Bean Blue’s Aimee Cosentino, Stig Myhre and Sarah Heinjus. 

Proud Mary in Collingwood. Pictured are Proud Mary’s Tessa Pavlich, Monica Chhay, Vjeko Jukic, Kris Wood, James Yeoman and Tess McNamara.

Three Bags Full in Abbotsford. Pictured are Emily Cirulis, Ben Clark, Diamond Rozakeas and Mike Sullivan.

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