The Bean Bags Coffee range of coffees already includes
blends, single origin, Fairtrade and Organic products sourced from around the
world. These coffees are then carefully roasted here in the UK to our own
The new range of coffees is designed for those customers who
want something truly special - hence the term speciality. These beans have been
carefully selected for their origin and taste profile and hand roasted to bring
out the best of the flavours.
The first two products in the new range are an Ethiopian
Yirgacheffe and a Colombian Supremo.
Yirgacheffe sits like an island in the middle of the Sidamo
region of Southern Ethiopia. Arabica coffee originates in Ethiopia. According
to popular legend an Ethiopian goat herd discovered coffee when he noticed how
energised his flock became after eating the cherries of the coffee plant.
Yirgacheffe was recognised as a distinct coffee-producing
area in the 1960s, noted for the exceptional citrus and floral flavours found
in its washed coffees.
Grown at an altitude of 1770-2200m (5790-7210ft), in the cup
our single origin Yirgacheffe bean has bright acidity, medium body and marked
Jasmine and floral flavours.
is the world's third largest coffee producer, with a crop that is almost
exclusively Arabica, making it the second largest producer of premium Arabicas,
since second placed Vietnam owes its position in the world ranking to its
Colombian Supremo is a fully washed Arabica representing the pinnacle of
Colombian quality. In the cup it produces superbly weighted body with light
chocolatey back notes aligned to a delicious citrus flavour with lemony background
It is grown
at an altitude between 1100-1900m (3608-6233ft) above sea level in volcanic soil.
If you would like to try these new coffees, please ask us
for a sample or to arrange a tasting.