illy has created a coffee with Arabica beans from the original home of coffee, Ethiopia. The beans in this blend are hand-picked and grown in the shade, and come from the part of Ethiopia where it is believed the first coffee originated.
Ethiopian coffee beans are among the most exclusive in the world, and known for their delicate floral notes. You get a single origin coffee grown sustainably that has a delicate, aromatic body with notes of jasmine.
It is a quality coffee created from carefully selected beans, roasted according to the best Italian coffee traditions. The result is a gentle and aromatic coffee that we are confident will appeal to most people's tastes.
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 cafes everywhere, and every day millions of cups of illy coffee are enjoyed in cafes, 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.