Malcolm Armsteen wrote: ↑
Mon May 28, 2018 9:55 pm
£15 to £18 a kilo, plus £4.50 postage...
Waitrose c£13 a kilo.
20 quid landed, then. Five times what I pay per kilo from my local roaster, and I'd guarantee it's not a hair better (or, more importantly, definitely not any fresher). Given I can rattle through a kilo in 10 days to a fortnight...
An enterprising local is missing a golden opportunity to flog LiDL's finest in fancy new bags at a tenner a pop.
(And wasn't one of her earlier "grim up north" bleats that the local shop didn't stock Illy Espresso, anyway? Sticks in the mind as I've never really rated it as a coffee. Fine exercise in branding and perceived exclusivity, though)