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Nova Espresso Blend

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Tasting notes: Dark Chocolate, Nutty, Sweet Caramel

Brewing: This coffee works well with all filter brewers and espresso. For filter we recommend a 1 - 15 brew ratio, and for espresso a 1 - 2.1 brew ratio. 

Example: 
Filter: 17g - 250ml // Espresso: 18g - 38g

 

Nova Espresso blend is our new take on a more tradition high quality Italian style espresso blend. Based around a really good quality coffee from Brazil, this blend is roasted a touch darker than our Workhorse blend. We've developed the blend and roast style to suit espresso extraction and it's easy to work with and fairly forgiving. It also tastes great in milk and the dark chocolate notes really cut through, even in an 8oz latte. If you are looking for a bright, juicy espresso we'd suggestion our Workhorse blend.

For espresso we suggest a brew ration of 1-2. For example, 18 gram dose to 36 grams of espresso. The timing is fairly forgiving with this one but something between 26 and 30 seconds is likely to yield the best results.   

Rwanda Bwishaza Washing station, 50% (relationship coffee)
Varietal: Red Bourbon
Process: Washed
Altitude: 1650+masl

We first visited Rwanda in 2014 and over the last few years we've developed some very close relationships within the Rwandan coffee community. We first visited Bwishaza co-operative in 2015 and have been buying coffee from them every year since our first visit.

Bwishaza co-operative is located north of Kibuye close to lake Kivu. You can view the exact location via the link to google maps. The co-operative produce a wide range of coffees with their main focus on clean, juicy, bright washed coffees.

 Rwanda Bwishaza Coffee

Brazil Inhame Estate 30%
Varietal: Catuai
Process: Natural
Altitude: +-1200 masl

Brazil Inhame is a small family farm with 28 hectares of coffee trees located near to the town of Campos Altos. We were introduced to the farm by Bruno Souza, owner of Academia do Cafe, a Q Grade, coffee farmer and one of the most experienced coffee professionals in Brazil. 

The farm is owned by Marco Aurelio and is managed in partnership with his son Bruno (an agronomist). They have a strong environmental focus concentrating on preservation of local water sources and indigeonous fauna and floral. Brazil Inhame is also available as a single origin coffee


Brazil Oberon 30%
Varietal: Mundo Novo, Catuaí and Bourbon
Process: Natural
Altitude: 950-1250 masl

Brazil Oberon is a small farm regional blend from the Cerrado region, Minas Gerais. The multi-farm coffee is perfect for our Nova blend due to the low acidity profile with a focus on chocolate and nuts.

Ideal for: Espresso. Works very well in milk based drinks. If you like dark roast filter coffee or cafetiere with lots of body, and tend to use milk, then this will work well too.  

  • We recommending buying whole bean coffee and grinding before brewing. We also sell 250g bags pre-ground. 1kg bags are available as wholebean only.

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  • The subscription charge will be collected at the period of time specified when ordering (ie every 1,2,3 or 4 weeks)
  • Your subscription can be cancelled after the first 3 orders.

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      A fantastic coffee

      Nova espresso seems to my kind of coffee, I am very happy with its taste and will order more.

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      Prob my favourite ever

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      So this was a present for wife who loves coffee. As it’s not yet Christmas it’s actually not tasted yet. But the product, cost, service etc was spot on, and a pleasure to support a small independent business!

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      Great taste, awesome coffee ☕

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      Good coffee

      Excellent coffee as espresso or milk drink

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