The Hej Coffee Blog

Articles and thoughts from Hej Coffee


Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans

Chocolate covered coffee beans are taking the world by storm right now and who would we be if we didn’t jump on this delicious bandwagon and write a post about them? If you’ve read any of our posts before, you’ll know that we love coffee, we really do! So, combining...

Another Top Ten List Of Coffee Shops In London Copy

So, we have done a lot of coffee shop lists recently. This shouldn’t really be a surprise, as an independent coffee shop, we love other independent coffee shops and want to support the great work that they are doing. Every shop on today’s list is independent; there...

How To Buy Your First Coffee Making Machine

Buying your first coffee machine is very exciting. It is a time filled with internet research, cups of coffee and head scratching. We know that you want to get the right coffee machine for you, we also know that we don’t know you so we can’t tell you exactly what...

Another Top Ten List Of Coffee Shops In London

So, we have done a lot of coffee shop lists recently. This shouldn’t really be a surprise, as an independent coffee shop, we love other independent coffee shops and want to support the great work that they are doing. Every shop on today’s list is independent; there...

Italian Coffee Maker

Italian coffee makers are really cool looking pieces of kit. They are used all over the world to make beautiful coffee and should be in the kitchen cupboard of everyone who loves coffee. Now, there is an art to using Italian coffee makers that some people have...

Barista Training London

If you have an interest in coffee and want to pursue this interest and learn some tricks of the trade, then you might be wondering about barista training courses and what they can offer. Perhaps you think that a barista training course isn’t for you because you are...

Bermondsey Street Bars

Ah Bermondsey Street, a culinary, coffee, beer and wine hotspot right near the touristy spots of London Bridge. This is our home and we love sharing it with other wonderful places that provide their customers with the very best food and drink that London has to offer....

Best Coffee Beans For Espresso

When it comes to making coffee at home, you need a couple of things to ensure you're making the most out of every cup. Firstly, you need a good coffee machine; there are loads of these on the market right now that are perfect for home use, however, if you are in the...

Best Coffee In London

As you know, we are all coffee lovers here at Hej Coffee Co., it is quite an important part of creating amazing cups of coffee! Because of this love for the brown nectar, we know all of the very best places in London to get a caffeine fix. We know this because we have...

Best Coffee Roasters In London

If you have read our articles about the best coffee shops in London then we hope you now know that we are but one of the coolest independent coffee shops in London. There are so many other cool places to find a tasty cup of coffee throughout our amazing city that we...

Best Coffee Shops In London

There is so much more to a coffee shop than just simply a caffeinated drink. The people who frequent a coffee shop must feel at home. They must feel the right vibe as soon as they enter through the threshold. They must have plenty to do, free wifi, books, local zines...

Best Ground Coffee Brands That Money Can Buy

You know we love coffee here at Hej, we have to, it kind of comes with the territory. We love tasting all kinds of coffee and we get to do that a lot because our staff have very different tastes and different palates. So, it isn’t a surprise that they all have a...

Coffee Bean Types

Today, we are going to learn about coffee. Where it comes from, the types of beans, it favourite food, everything! We are writing this article because quite frankly it is an interesting topic. It’s cool to know where coffee comes from and the different types that are...

Coffee Course London

Learning the art to making a good cup of coffee is something that is very popular right now in London and all over the world. This isn’t really a surprise to us, to be honest. With so many people enjoying great coffee nowadays from independent coffee shops like...

Coffee Gift Sets

The perfect present for a coffee drinker who wants to scour the globe in search of a good cup of coffee has to be a gift set. A gift set allows them to see the world from a few different angles, taste a variety of coffees from all around the world and drink coffee!...

Food Market London

Once upon of time, the Bermondsey area of London was known as the London Larder. This was back in the day when the boats would bring the food into the city and we just happened to be where they unloaded their goods. There was food from all over the world right here in...

Coffee Pod Machines

If you're looking for an easy way of getting great coffee at home in minutes without needing to know a lot about coffee, a coffee pod machine could well be the way to go. Let’s face it, many of us simply do not have the time to create a stunning coffee at home like we...

Italian Coffee Brands

Although coffee wasn’t invented in Italy, it is perhaps one of the most important parts of their culture today. The passion that Italians have for coffee is something that we here at Hej admire enormously. This passion is not taught; it is breed into all Italians and...