COffee ROasting and Barista Training

Baristocracy Coffee is roasting now!


Speciality coffee is available now for wholesale and retail, by the cup or bag roasted by Australian coffee nerd Alex Forsyth. We’re currently open from Monday to Friday from 10am until 2pm. If you’d like to come along to check out the roastery outside these times just drop us a line to make an appointment.

Wholesale supply

Looking for delicious, artisanal coffee for your cafe, restaurant or venue? Contact us to discuss how we can meet your needs.


Thirsty for mind-blowing coffee in your own home? Contact us to find out how we can help you get that Aussie cafe experience in the comfort of your kitchen.


Coffee education courses, perfect for those hard-to-buy-for people, are available now. Contact us to make a booking and keep an eye on our social media and website for opportunities to geek out.

What’s New


You know when you see something awful and just desperately want to do something to help? Well, we've been watching the horrifying scenes in NSW, Australia as enormous fires ravage Alex's home state. Everyone is affected including that most iconic Aussie...

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It’s our BIRTHDAY!

Baristocracy Coffee Roasters have just turned two, and we would like you to come celebrate with us!For the month of October every Friday you can come in and enjoy FREE coffee tastings at our Roastery in North Shields. Visit Us Unit 2, Larch Ct,West Chirton...

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Coffee company on award shortlist

The efforts of coffee roaster Alex Forsyth and his partner, Kate Hudson, have been recognised at a regional level. The efforts of coffee roaster Alex Forsyth and his partner, Kate Hudson, have been recognised at a regional level.  Despite trading for just...

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Baristocracy single origins and blends are available by the bag from our roastery or online.

coffee courses

We offer a variety of coffee education courses from coffee tasting to next-level latte art. We can tailor a package to suit your needs, contact us to chat. We offer courses for the at-home coffee geek to professional baristas and everyone in between. Contact us to chat about what you’d like to achieve and get a quote.

Visit Us

Unit 2, Larch Ct,
West Chirton North Industrial Estate,
North Shields, NE298SG

Open Hours


Monday to Friday
from 10am until 2pm