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New Awakening

Why changing our Awakening Blend recipe is important for us and our customers…

Playing with a winning formula of course can be a dangerous mission. Why change something that works well? Why potentially upset some loyal customers? Our The Awakening blend has been with us since I started Jones Brothers Coffee in 2013. I designed it to be a smooth and easy drinking blend for all types of  … Read more

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Make your autumn nights cosier with easy and quick DIY coffee crafts

Autumn is here! Yes, one look at the trees in Amsterdam and we’re certain the summer is over. But it’s not really all bad news! When it gets cold outside, it’s time to start the cosy season: put on a warm sweater and sip on and relish every cup of coffee. About some time ago  … Read more

Smoothie Toni

Tonic Smoothie with coffee and banana

Thanks to Sandra from blog de cuisine “Le Petrin” for this delicious smoothie recipe made using our compatibles Nespresso™ coffee capsules Gigolo a ristretto of strengh 12! We liked it so much that we wanted to share this recipe with you! Read the original article here: Smoothie réveil matin tonique au café. Tonic Smoothie (1 to  … Read more

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The 1000-mile challenge of being an Entrepreneur!

Is being an entrepreneur a bit like a 1000-mile paddle across Alaska? Your immediate response to this proposition is probably ‘No’ – and ‘what the hell is he talking about’. Let me explain. Our small coffee company Jones Brothers Coffee in Amsterdam is currently supporting a friend of ours Alex de Saint (or ‘Alex The  … Read more

Yukon River Quest - fuel by Jones Brothers Coffee

Our Kick Ass Coffee Fueling Human Endurance!

Have you ever wondered what the limit of human endurance could be? Well we think we’re about to find out. Read our story… Our friend and all round good guy, maybe crazy guy, Alex de Saint (we like to call him “Alex the Insane”) is about to embark on one of the toughest challenges for  … Read more

Coffee and happiness

Did you know that in recent studies analysing the percentage of happy people in different countries, the Netherlands scores in the top ten? Finland comes out tops with 94% of the population claiming to be happy and then Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland and the Netherlands landed in sixth place scoring 87%. In the last few years,  … Read more

Coffee & Health: discover all the benefits of drinking coffee!

Coffee is so good that it would be easy to assume it’s bad for us. We crave it, we guzzle it, it makes us feel good, warm, energized and ready to take on whatever challenges life throws at us. In fact, for many of us, it’s the lure of a Jones Brothers coffee that pries us  … Read more

All the best coffee beans are UTZ certified!

All the best coffee beans are certifiably sustainable! We believe there’s some things in life that you just shouldn’t compromise on. One is great tasting coffee, of course. The other thing is doing business in a fair and ethical way. You may know that all Jones Brothers premium range coffee beans are UTZ certified. But what is  … Read more

Honduras Coffee map

Organic coffee from Honduras – Strictly High Grown

A coffee quest – find the best coffee beans! One of the great challenges for any passionate coffee guy like me is finding new coffees to add to our range; coffees that will provide something new in terms of flavour and interest for the Coffee Lovers in our Community. I can modestly say that I  … Read more

Filter Coffee with V60

Brewing coffee your way – V60!

V60 – Filter coffee brewing gadget. How you can make filter coffee in it? Matt, our friend and expert barista is telling all you need to be able to make a great cup of coffee using the V60. V60 Brew time: 2.5 – 3.5 minutes So, you’ve purchased the Pandora’s row of brewing methods: THE  … Read more

Coffee & clock

Coffee in days gone by

In today’s world, we’re pretty used to getting what we want with a snap of the fingers. We live in a world of instant gratification and when it comes to wanting a cup of coffee of example, we know we can get our hands on Jones Brothers’ coffee with ease and convenience, leaving us with an  … Read more

grind coffee with Skerton grinder | Jones Brothers Coffee

The Grind; just as important as the coffee

When it comes to making the perfect coffee, the grind plays a starring role. In fact, many say that a good grinder is the most important piece of equipment there is and sure enough, if you try to get away with a crappy grinder, even the sleekest of espresso machines will let you down. You  … Read more

Beans or beer?

We’ve all been there. The weekend is approaching. Your brain feels fried. You’ve been working hard all week and your creativity is coming to a slow stand still. You know you need to fuel up with something, to unleash those creative juices once more but what with? Do you reach for a beer or some  … Read more

Can coffee boost your workout?

Can a cup of coffee motivate you to relish endless trips to the gym? That question is at the heart of a notable study of caffeine and exercise, one of several new experiments suggesting that, whatever your sport, caffeine may allow you to perform better and enjoy yourself more. Scientists and many athletes have known  … Read more

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What kind of coffee drinker are you?

Here at Jones Brothers we cater for everyone whether you prefer a lovely Latte, a marvelous Macchiato, a more-ish Mocha or an excellent Espresso. Of course, we only use the top quality beans full stop and that means 100% Arabica, all the way. But ever thought about what coffee your personality lends itself to? A  … Read more

Discover Colombian Coffee

Colombia is a vibrant country of colour, culture and history. An ancient civilisation of indigenous peoples married to the conquering Spanish in the 16th century.

International Coffee Day | Jones Brothers Coffee

From Crop to Cup: Celebrating coffee, its origins and makers on the International Coffee Day

There is nothing like drinking a cup of coffee every morning to start the day happy and energized, right? Coffee is an inspiring drink, it not only boosts our own creativity but also comes with a whole fascinating universe. Have you ever wondered what does goat herder Kaldi, 1st October and United Nations have to  … Read more

Ethiopia Coffee

The history of coffee from its origin: Ethiopia

Curious what goats have to do with coffee? Our guest writer Matt explains it all below! Ethiopia: The Beginning A coffee’s “birth country” can tell us a lot about what we can expect from our daily brew. Coffee trees have different species that grow across the world under various climate conditions, thus creating subtle differences  … Read more

A Caffeinated Composition – The concert for your every delicious coffee moment

Need a playlist to sip your coffee to? Look no further…   We at Jones Brothers Coffee could no longer refrain and would like to pay homage to a collection of musical maestros. Their love for coffee rivals our own and that is no minor feat. Our staff worked at triple time to compile a  … Read more

Chemex

Brewing coffee your way – The Chemex!

Chemex – the beauty among coffee brewers.  You’ve seen it in stores but wondered how you can make filter coffee in it? Matt, our friend and expert barista is telling all you need to be able to make great coffee in this stylish coffee brewer. Brewing your own coffee is a wonderful way to get  … Read more