Richard’s Coffee Bar Aims To Focus On Coffee, Culture And Community In Kuwait

Started from an idea during a 2015 trip to Belguim, Jarrah B. M. Albuloushi came back to Kuwait with ideas on branding and identity. He then went to train in the art of coffee making and specialty coffee in Berlin, Germany. In 2016, he returned to Kuwait and started building up the brand, launching with its first Richard’s Coffee 90-day pop-up.

Ministry Bans Sheep, Arabic Coffee Exports

“The crackdowns revealed that some suppliers were storing cardamom and coffee for re-exporting to neighboring countries where they can sell their products for higher prices compared to Kuwait,” the sources explained, noting that this practice has created a shortage of the two items in the local market.