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Leading the way in product innovation, last week DaVinci Gourmet was awarded Best Speciality Beverage in the Best New Product Awards 2017 at World of Coffee in Budapest. To win the award DaVinci Gourmet presented the judges with a Garden Mint Lemonade – a beverage created using a combination of the DaVinci Gourmet Garden Mint...

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This June we unveiled a fresh new look at the international exhibition World of Coffee in Dublin. Visitors to our stand were fully immersed in a sensory journey, sampling delicious handcrafted drinks, created by our team of expert baristas. We showcased our wide range of products, including some new seasonal flavours, with the help of...

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This year, the world’s largest coffee event is taking place in DaVinci Gourmet’s home city of Dublin, and visitors to the show will be fully immersed in a sensory journey, truly inspired by flavour. Come along and sample our delicious handcrafted drinks, created by our team of expert baristas from across the globe. Attendees to...

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The long dark winter days may feel never ending, but there is warmer weather round the corner, it’s important to look forward and start planning for spring. Bring new life to your profits by refreshing your menu with new flavours. DaVinci Gourmet has produced a directional Spring recipe platform guide to help capitalise on the...

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The spring months include a number of popular seasonal events, from Valentine’s Day to Easter that offer great opportunities for foodservice operators and outlets in particular. Research by DaVinci Gourmet has shown that 29% of consumer drink purchases are motivated by a seasonal occasion. As such a range of themed beverages tailored to these events...

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The lead up to Christmas provides huge profit opportunities for operators, as shoppers head to the high streets in their masses, many purchasing hot beverages as a pick me up mid-shop. DaVinci Gourmet research has shown that 29% of consumers are motivated by a theme or occasion, meaning Christmas menus are sure to draw in...

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DaVinci Gourmet has been recognised at the Café Quality Food & Drink Awards, winning the top prize within the ‘Added Drink Ingredients’ category, for its Coffee Frappé Mix. Announced during a champagne breakfast, at Grosvenor House Hotel in November, the Café Quality Food & Drink Awards rewards excellence in food and drink product development, and...

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Can you tell us a little about how you got involved with your current role? I started Coffee Community Ltd 16 years ago now. I was running a large catering operation and got on well with my coffee supplier and that sparked the original interest. We steadily got more and more involved in coffee education...

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The speciality coffee world gathered in Gothenburg in June for the annual World of Coffee expo, welcoming top baristas, roasters, coffee lovers and key players in the coffee industry from across the globe. With over 5,000 visitors, the exciting three-day event was packed full of seminars, awards, festivals. The main exhibition hall featured some of...

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Customers are no longer satisfied with standard Americanos and milky Lattes and new speciality beverages and concepts are emerging at a constant rate in order to satisfy consumers changing taste preferences. Industry events such as Caffe Culture and World of Coffee have highlighted the growing trends of latte art, cold brews, sustainability and sourcing, coffee...

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Jetting off to Seattle for one lucky winner DaVinci Gourmet travelled back to its American roots this April, as proud gold sponsor and exhibitor at the World Barista Championships in Seattle. The championship, which celebrates and promotes excellence in coffee, also prides itself upon advancing the barista profession. The culmination of local and regional events...

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Hundreds of baristas visited our pop-up café stand at this year’s Caffe Culture. Our return to the show coincided with the 10th year of the event, and was one of the busiest to date! Coffee lovers visited our stand to grab a rest break from the show and watch live demonstrations from industry-leading barista Paul-Meikle...

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