At The Bow Window Coffee Shop and Cafe we pride ourselves on the outstanding quality of products we sell to our customers. Here a little bit more information about our main suppliers.
Garage Coffee is located just outside Canterbury and is one of the country’s fastest growing speciality coffee purveyors. With beans sourced from the top 10 per cent of farms worldwide, always traceable and fairly traded, Garage Coffee is roasted in 3kg batches which goes through a strict quality control process ensuring optimum quality every time. The Bow Window’s coffee is roasted to order which means our beans are always fresh.
Nick and Louise the founders of Teapigs say their mission in life is to get the nation drinking real tea again! Teapigs teas are whole leaf herbs and whole flowers – not “squashed, chopped or manhandled”. All of which means every cup of tea maintains every drop of that precious flavour which has won the company more than 60 Great Taste awards since it was founded 2006. Try one on your next visit – you won’t be disappointed.
Our Hot Chocolate Melt by Marimba are quite simply the world’s best hot chocolate! Made from real chocolate flakes (not cocoa powder) and with natural ingredients results in a richer, smoother more indulgent hot chocolate and is available in milk, white and dark varieties. Why not try a hot chocolate melt with a dash of flavoured syrups designed for chocolate lovers – flavours include Hazelnut Praline, Chilli, Natural Mint, Cerisette Cherry and Salted Caramel.
Chegworth Valley is a family-run farm established in our beautiful Kent countryside just along the road near Harrietsham and supplier of The Bow Window’s selection of fruit and vegetable juices. Chegworth Valley has won a number of awards including the Kent Juice Producer of the Year 2016 from Taste of Kent.
Every day we take delivery of selection of yeasted and sourdough breads and pastries from Jenny and Penny’s Artisan micro-bakery kitchens in Whitstable and Faversham. Using only the finest and freshest natural ingredients all Rustic Bakes loaves are mixed, kneaded and moulded by hand without added enzymes, enhances or improvers.
ZINZIE is a small home- based cake business in Faversham, Kent, with a focus on an ever-changing menu from many different sources and influences. There is an emphasis on flavour combinations, experimentation based on lots of research and also really good ingredients. All cakes are made with organic eggs from Woodpecker Farm in Chilham, and where possible fresh fruit is locally sourced and we use organic flour and chocolate is of the highest quality.