15 May '17

Win Nordic rye gin with our berry cordials

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This month we are proud to be collaborating with Kyrö, a small Finnish distillery whose Napue rye gin was voted the world’s best for Gin & Tonic in 2015. Their slogan “in rye we trust” is the true essence of the brand; all their products…

28 Apr '17

The photography of ‘Font and flavour’

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Ahead of the launch of our first lifestyle book published by New Heroes & Pioneers, ‘Font and flavour‘, we talked to the book’s photographer, Milla Koivisto. What is your connection with Nordic Bakery? Although I am now based in Helsinki, I lived in the UK…

17 Mar '17

10 years of Nordic Bakery

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When I entered our first Nordic Bakery in Soho’s Golden Square back in 2007, I felt like I had arrived ‘home’. Pressing my hands against the solid wooden door and stepping inside, I discovered a peaceful Scandinavian coffee shop where I could take refuge from…

24 Feb '17

Semla love

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#Scandilove is cream and blueberry jam in a light bun, with just a hint of cardamom. At this time of year Scandinavians love to eat Semla, the bun that is traditionally associated with the Lent festival. But such is their popularity that we introduced our…

6 Jan '17

Rye goodness

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January is the time of year when we are drawn to our favourite wholegrain, rye. Rye is indigenous throughout Scandinavia and a key component of the ‘Nordic’ diet. Its health benefits have been widely documented and rye is gaining in popularity as people look for…

28 Nov '16

A Scandinavian Covent Garden

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After a long search, we’ve found a beautiful Flemish style building on Neal Street in Seven Dials, Covent Garden. It is the home of our fourth coffee shop. Its architectural features date back to 1806 and we’ve complemented these with our contemporary design to create…