The classic illy logo is known all over the world, and Illy coffee from the company’s base in Trieste, Italy, has spread to every corner of the globe. With a mission to make the best possible coffee, illy has over the decades created a tradition of educating only the best people, developing the best techniques and, not least, growing the best coffee.
illy's Classico is illy's signature blend and, like all other illy coffees, is created exclusively from Arabica beans. This is a classic Italian coffee that has been refined to perfection over the past 80 years. It has a flavour with a lasting sweetness and subtle notes of jasmine, caramel and citrus.
This pod provides the well-known illy flavour in an extra large cup of coffee, as the Americano pods brew a whole 250 ml.
When it comes to Italian coffee, it probably doesn’t get more authentic than this. This is a coffee that is famous worldwide as a representative of the very best of Italian coffee culture.
Please note that the filter pods only work with the 'Mug' button on Iperespresso machines with the 'Espresso & Coffee' logo (model no. Y3 E&C, X1 E&C, Y5 E&C and Y5 milk E&C).
illy was founded in Trieste, Italy in 1933, and is still led by the descendants of the company's founder, Francesco Illy. The classic red-and-white illy logo is a familiar sight in fashionable cafés around the world, and every day millions of cups of illy coffee are enjoyed in cafés, offices and homes across the globe. illy is one of the pioneers of the coffee industry, known not only for its coffee, but also for having invented the modern Espresso machine and cutting-edge packaging.