Midnight Blue Coffee

Why is this limited edition roast named 'Halcyon'?

Why is this limited edition roast named 'Halcyon'?

We are naming our short run roasts after ships wrecked in the Caribbean. HMS Halcyon was a Royal Navy Cruizer-class brig-sloop built at King's Lynn and launched in 1813. She had one of the shortest lives of any vessel of her class as she was wrecked off the coast of Jamaica in 1814.

Given the short availability of Midnight Blue's very first limited edition roast, we thought HMS Halcyon would be an appropriate namesake.

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