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March 7, 2017

Barista 101 – Curiosity

by Alyssa De Jager, Head of The Barista School Finding a balance between independent learning and a helping hand. Baristas are briefed when receiving the requirements of […]
February 17, 2017

Ginger Coffee? – A Barista School Digression

  Alyssa De Jager, Head of The Barista School at Truth INDIA is a large coffee producing country. 7th in the world in terms of production […]
June 1, 2014

Roasted Tomato Soup

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April 25, 2014

Badass, Who us?

“its coffee is as badass as its baristas. These guys roast coffee, properly.” Getaway magazine
January 10, 2014

‘aint every day…

A great write up on Cape Town, leading the Guardian Newspaper’s travel piece on the 14 coolest places to have a holiday in this year in […]
November 9, 2013

Another feather in our proverbial?

Truth is up for the DStv Food Network Boschendal Style Award tomorrow evening.   After the honour of being the first African venue ever shortlisted for […]
September 27, 2013


It started a couple of months ago when we were the first ever African finalist in the world Restaurant and Bar design awards. A couple of […]
November 17, 2011

Learning about coffee @ us in Time Out

Time for Coffee School?: this lays out more or less how it all works.
May 4, 2011

Video says it best

Want to know a little more about coffee? Best of Cape Town did this little piece on us:
January 11, 2011

As seen on TV…

…and if you call us now…. the abid Clever Coffee maker as seen on SABC TV Expresso (pardon their spelling….?) this morning by insomniacs and other […]
October 13, 2010

some appreciation for our V&A store

http://fluxmag.com/lifestyle/truth-brings-coffee-in-its-simplest-form-to-va-waterfront/ It is a universal truth that coffee is a fine beverage to have at anytime of the day. Business deals and casual meetings are made […]
May 22, 2010

another cool article!

http://www.samen.co.za/article.php?a_id=1351 written about us…