Ichel roasts the coffees that make Blak Nektar on a Vittoria drum roaster. She has been roasting for around 2 years and finds every new roast an exciting challenge. She tastes the coffees after roasting with the Quality Assurance team and finds her way around what flavours she needs to get out of the beans, based on what they identify in the cuppings.
Elaine makes sure all our wonderful customers are happy with their orders and is available to help with any questions or queries you may have. She has worked in the coffee industry for over 18 years and believes the fact it is always changing keeps her young!
Rachael creates the artwork you can see on each of the Blak Nektar coffees.She uses visual depictions of our coffee experts own sensory perceptions and brings them to life by using carefully chosen shapes, colours, textures and illustrations.She has worked in design for 7 years and enjoys working in an environment where she is able to learn more about coffee geekery.