This week I popped into a local coffee shop in Arbroath High Street for (I’m embarrassed to say it) the first time. I met with Sharlene the manager who told me all about the concept behind Darling’s Coffee Shop.
Darling’s is a social enterprise, developed by ENABLE Scotland, which offers young people with learning disabilities the chance to gain skills and experience in the hospitality and catering industry.
They have an array of fine teas and coffees (fair-trade) and delicious looking home baking. On the savoury side they offer freshly cooked snacks and lunches, all made on the premises. I popped into the kitchen to say hi to some of the guys, and the smells that hit me were mesmerising!
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