Espresso Coffee FAQs
Put simply, espresso is a concentrated method of brewing coffee that uses high pressured water and finely ground coffee beans to create a delicious tasting drink. The process is typically done through an espresso machine.
We have one grind size for espresso. We would always recommend buying whole bean and grinding at home, as all coffee machines have different burrs which can affect brewing parameters. Read our how to grind coffee at home guide for more information.
Yes. All our coffee is available as whole bean.
As an omni roaster, our coffee is suitable for all brewing methods no matter what device you use. Coffee blends are often more suited for espresso brewing, due to their approachable and consistent nature.
The taste of espresso is often described as bold or rich, syrup-like or creamy. The profile should include the perfect combination or sweetness and acidity, to give you a balanced final cup. This flavour can transform depending on the origin or process used, and whether you drink it with additional extras such as milk, that are prevalent in popular drinks like flat whites, lattes or cappuccinos.
Yes. All our coffee can be used through a V60 although some may be more suited to this cone shaped filter brewing device. Ensure you get the grind size right by reading our how to grind coffee at home guide here.
Yes. All our coffee can be used through a cafetiere although some may be more suited to this classic filter brewing device. Ensure you get the grind size right by reading our how to grind coffee at home guide here.
Yes. Head to our coffee pod collection page for more information.