Dark Horse Espresso

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75% Costa Rica Don Claudio
25% Colombia Tolima

Washed
Milk Chocolate, Caramel, Cherry & Hazelnuts
Orders weighing less than 1kg (1-3 bags of 250g coffee) are shipped with free delivery via Royal Mail 24/48 Hour Delivery or select DPD Next Day Delivery (for an additional charge of £5.00).
Orders weighing above 1kg (4+ bags of 250g coffee) are shipped with free delivery via DPD Next Day Delivery.
Next working day shipping cut off time 11am Monday - Friday.
If you are looking for International delivery please head to our shipping page to find out more information on destinations and pricing.

We source our green coffee through importers who work directly with the farmers, to develop lasting relationships with the people growing the beans, and create positive development at origin. This allows us to deliver coffee that is both ethically sourced, and of the highest quality.

We deliver coffee that is ethically sourced and of the highest quality. We prioritise lasting relationships with farmers and positive development at origin. We source and buy directly from farmers when possible.

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We deliver all our coffee as whole beans as standard. If you need your coffee ground, simply select your chosen brew method above before adding to your basket, here is a breakdown:

Espresso // Fine (Espresso, Moka Pot)
Filter // Medium (V60, Kalita Wave, Chemex & AeroPress)
Cafetière // Coarse (Cafetière, French Press & Cold Brew)

If you're looking to have you coffee ground on a regular basis, head to our coffee subscriptions and simply select your grind size before ordering!

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About our Dark Horse Espresso

Our house espresso blend changes components seasonally. Our goal is to make an espresso that is firstly a building block for a wonderful milk based espresso beverage, as well as interesting and complex on its own.

Don Claudio is produced in the surrounding hills of the Chirripó Mountain, the highest in Costa Rica, where the soil is rich, and the rainfall abundant. The ripe coffee cherries are picked and dried without removal of the fruit skin or pulp, before being milled. This takes time, but the rewards are vibrant, stone-fruit rich and floral tasting coffees. 

Tolima is a coffee with exceptional brightness, balanced body and sweet, clean citrus and toasted pecan notes. Coffee from the Tolima region competes with cocoa for popularity among farmers in this remote mountainous region, where the microclimate and careful processing result in a balanced coffee with a sweet prolonged aftertaste.

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Espresso blend profile...

Dark Horse Espresso is a Washed processed blend with the current components of 75% Costa Rica Don Claudio and 25% Colombia Tolima.

Our sourced coffees are always seasonally fresh with a consistent flavour profile with tasting notes of Milk Chocolate, Caramel, Cherry & Hazelnuts.

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