Category Archives: Coffee

Happy birthday to Baltzersen’s!

It’s our birthday! On October 1 it will be four years since we opened the doors at Baltzersen’s. And what a great four years we’ve had! We’ve been featured regularly in national magazines and newspapers, and were finalists last year … Continue reading

Matcha and Turmeric Lattes: The Test

photo os Matcha and turmeric lattes at Baltzersen's Scandinavian cafe in Harrogate

We thought we’d put matcha and turmeric lattes to the test. They seem to be making an appearance on many menus at cafes and coffee shops across the country. We thought we’d test them both before considering them for our … Continue reading

Harrogate Brunch Photo Shoot

Harrogate brunch

We love a relaxed Harrogate brunch as much as anyone but when it came to capturing the essence of lazy mornings at Baltzersen’s we had to make sure we were up bright and early before the customers arrived. When our … Continue reading

How to have a happy indie Father’s Day in Harrogate

indie Father's Day

June 19 is fast approaching, and if you’re looking for something special to do for an indie Father’s Day in Harrogate, we’ve got a few ideas that might help. There are actually a number of events taking place in the … Continue reading

Fika: Swedish-style afternoon tea in Harrogate

afternoon tea in Harrogate

We’ve all heard of afternoon tea – but were you aware that the Swedish have a similar concept? ‘Fika’ is traditionally a coffee break accompanied by a sweet baked treat – and it’s a big thing in Swedish culture. It’s … Continue reading

Smørrebrød: Sheffield Edition

photo of salt beef, danish eggs smørrebrød with beetroot syrup and pickled beets in Upshot Espresso, Sheffield

The independent coffee and café scene in the North is constantly growing. Those further south think they have it all in the Big Smoke, but Yorkshire has some great offerings for coffee and food, including an increasing interest in our … Continue reading

Coffee in Harrogate: Introducing Our Single Origin Filter

Filter Coffee in Harrogate Maude El Salvador single origin

  If you were looking for coffee in Harrogate last week, you would have had to try one of our #ThinkIndie friends as we were closed to make some improvements to ever-evolving space – we are firm believers in the … Continue reading

Baltzersens on Tour: ‘Cooks’ at Carlton Towers

On Monday, Paul and I ventured out into the Yorkshire moors to visit ‘Cooks’, situated in the magnificent Carlton Towers. The drive was long, but as we turned into an extended, twisting driveway we knew that we were in for … Continue reading

Why Baltzersens are urging you to #ThinkIndie

  Ah, what’s better in life than a lovely warm coffee and a slice of cake in the morning? ‘Nothing,’ I think as I sip on my flat white before I start work for the day. It’s no secret that … Continue reading

INSTAGRAM COMPETITION RETURNS

We’re excited to announce that last years Instagram competition is returning in force.

It’s time to wipe the dust of your cameras (well, metaphorically) and once again, begin snapping your favourite Baltzersen’s moments! Oh and we almost forgot to mention, there’s free coffee and cake on the line. Who can turn that down, right? Continue reading