Category Archives: Arabica Beans

Where Do Coffee Beans Come From? (Part 1)

The Characteristics of Latin American Coffee Beans In spite of its popularity, many of us know very little about the origins of our favourite hot drink. We might have a vague notion of the richness of Costa Rican coffee or the distinctive taste of Columbian, but that’s generally about as far as it goes. So [...]

The Top 10 Coffee Beans to Buy this Christmas

There is no better way to end off an evening of Christmas celebrations with friends and family than with a tasty cup of coffee. Here are this season’s top 10 festive favourite coffee beans: 1. Cafe Rovi Special This blend consists of 100% Arabica beans, medium roasted for a mild flavour that will appeal to [...]

4 Factors to Consider When you Buy Coffee Online

There is a wide variety of products available online, however when it comes to choosing the best quality coffee beans, there are a couple of things to keep in mind. What to Buy First of all you need to establish what you are looking for. This will make the search process easier and enable you [...]

How to Select the Best Coffee Beans for Home Grinding

Grinding coffee at home is becoming increasingly popular as not only is often cheaper, but also allows you to experiment with a variety of different flavours. There is a wide choice of origins, flavours and brands to choose from when it comes to coffee beans. Here are some tips for home grinding; For the best [...]

6 Differences between Arabica and Robusta Coffee Beans

Arabica and Robusta are the two kinds of coffee bean used in commercial coffee production. The two main differences between them include their taste and where they are grown. Arabica is said to be the more preferred flavour of bean while Robusta beans are more commonly used in blends. Here is a list of some [...]