If you're missing your daily flat whites as much as the Dish Cult team are, you'll understand our deep need for some good quality coffee at this time. While we may not possess the same skills of our favourite barista, a good coffee bean can make all the difference in taking your homebrew from "meh" to the best part of your lockdown days.
We've rounded up some of our favourite NZ roasters who are still delivering much-needed and appreciated bags of beans. Support local and get behind some of these great companies to fuel your lockdown!
Coffee Supreme Shop
Quietly dominating the coffee scene across New Zealand, Australia, and Japan, Coffee Supreme Shop are an independent coffee roaster supplying cafes (including some of your favourites such as Jess' Underground Kitchen and Little Bamboo), offices, and homes with their unique blends. From Chocolate & Hazelnut to Cocoa & Tobacco and Milk Chocolate & Berries, you'll easily find a flavour to suit you. Offering free delivery on all orders, browse their online store here.
Kōkako Organic Coffee Roasters
Kōkako will most definitely be a familiar name, providing countless cafes around Auckland with their fairtrade organic coffee. With a carbon-neutral supply chain and home-compostable packaging, you'll be able to order Kōkako guilt-free, choosing from their four staple blends – Aotea, Mahana, Sidama, and Decaf. For more details on how to get your Kōkako fix, head over to their site and getting picking!
Supplying New Zealanders with the coffee we know and love since 1989, Allpress has made a name for themselves – We think coffee, we think Allpress. Offering three of their iconic blends you've most likely indulged in countless times, and free delivery on orders more than $60, how can you say no? Between their sweet and balance Espresso Blend, smooth chocolate-y Browns Mills Organic, and rich bold Haus Decaf, you may have to opt for all three. Give them a try here!