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Queensland coffee lovers launch war on waste

Merlo Coffee are launching a compostable cup crusade to stop more than three million cups going to landfill each year.

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Winter warmers arrive at Merlo

The new winter menu has dropped instore, so we caught up with Sarah Hannam, from the Merlo kitchen, to chat about all things food.

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Barista Champion for 2018 Crowned

Each year Merlo stores nominate their best baristas to battle it out for the title of Barista Champion.

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Trip to Origin – Colombia

Our Head of Operations, Simon, recently travelled to Colombia to meet with the growers and see for ourselves exactly what makes Colombia such a giant of the coffee world.

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Fresh new menu for Autumn

Our new Autumn fresh food menu is here – including more vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options.

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Merlo celebrates 25 years

Merlo let their hair down to celebrate the amazing milestone of 25 years with a little soiree at the Fortitude Valley Torrefazione.

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The Path to Becoming a Q Grader

What does it take to achieve the highest certification within the coffee industry – Q Grader? Just ask Merlo’s own Simon Brooks.

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Merlo Coffee Barista Championships

Over two heats and within a set time of 8 minutes, 28 of our top baristas were tasked to produce 2 short blacks, 2 cappuccinos, and 2 mezzos to the highest standard.

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Spring coffee cocktails with Stoke Bar

Merlo have partnered with Stokehouse Q to unveil three spectacular, custom-made spring coffee cocktails to welcome the most glorious season of the year!

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Merlo goes blue for autism

The team at Merlo joined with families and students from the Autism Queensland Brighton School on their annual Brighton Blue Walk.

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Melbourne, meet Merlo

Merlo Coffee has opened its first Torrefazione roasting house in Melbourne at the iconic Queen Victoria Market.

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Celebrating 20 years of roasting

Merlo Coffee celebrated 20 years of roasting in the newly renovated Fortitude Valley Torrefazione next to the store’s original artisanal roaster.

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The 2015 Merlo Art Series

Merlo has partnered with Art From the Margins, an initiative of the Wesley Mission, to bring you a limited edition crockery set featuring award-winning art.

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Black Bear Cold Press

Black Bear Cold Press is a smooth, sweet ice cold coffee, for the real coffee drinker.

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Merlo Coffee voted Australia’s favourite

Winner of Australia’s Favourite Coffee/Tea for the second time running in the I Love Food Awards – Australia’s biggest people’s choice awards.