Did you know that there are over 1 billion coffee enthusiasts globally, and approximately 400 billion cups of coffee are consumed yearly?
The number is breathtaking! And it is not surprising that coffee has become the most extensively traded agricultural commodity worldwide. Coffee is one of the most enjoyed beverages worldwide, which deserves to be valued, relished, explored, and cherished.
Did you know that the taste and aroma of the strongest coffee powder are very closely linked to where it is grown?
Coffee cultivation is a fine art masterfully practised across various regions of the world. Each region has distinct attributes of soil, altitude, water and other factors that impart a distinct profile to the coffee beans. These characteristics are what make each variety of coffee a unique experience.
Let us take you on a journey to some of the world's most prominent coffee-growing regions and reveal the origin of the strongest coffee in India.
Islands of Exotic Coffee Flavours
As we breathe and live around coffee, SLAY will delve into the unique characteristics that make each region's coffee a divine indulgence.
The Bean Belt
Home to the World's Best Coffee Beans, explore the world of coffee and uncover the mystery of the "Bean Belt." This narrow equatorial zone, located between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn at latitudes 25°N and 25°S, boasts ideal conditions for coffee production.
With its mild temperatures, humid climate, and fertile soil, the Bean Belt is home to the world's most renowned coffee-growing regions and top coffee-producing countries like Colombia, Brazil, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Vietnam, Uganda, etc. In fact, Coffee Belt, aka Bean Belt region, is home to Arabica. It also produces and exports the best quality Robusta Coffee online as well as Liberica and Excelsa, albeit on a much smaller scale.
Indulge your senses in the exotic allure of Latin American coffee. Boasting some of the world's most exquisite coffee-producing nations, including Colombia, Brazil, and Costa Rica, this region's high-quality Arabica and Robusta beans exude a unique charm. Renowned for their bright acidity, light to medium body, and delightfully sweet and fruity notes, Latin American coffee beans are truly a treat for coffee aficionados.
For instance, take a sip of the velvety smooth Colombian coffee. Its medium body and well-balanced nutty, caramelised, and chocolatey flavours will transport you to the lush green hills of Colombia. SLAY has the same aroma and blend of goodness packed in the Signature Blend coffee version that transforms into a cup of magic!
On the other hand, Brazilian coffee's low acidity and delectable chocolatey notes will satisfy your coffee cravings with every sip. The mesmerising blend of Latin American coffee's distinctive characteristics will surely leave you spellbound and yearning for more.
The coffee beans harvested in Asia are distinct by their full-bodied texture, delicate acidity, and harmonious earthy and spicy notes. Indonesian coffee, for instance, entices the palate with its heavy, voluptuous body and rich, exotic spice blend. Bali Blue Moon, Java, Toraja, Sulawesi (Celebes), Flores Komodo, Luwak, Gayo, Temanggung, etc., are the notable coffee beans produced in Indonesia.
Vietnamese coffee, on the other hand, indulges coffee enthusiasts with its irresistible sweetness and opulent chocolatey flavour profile.
Africa boasts a rich coffee-producing heritage, with nations such as Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania renowned for their distinct coffee beans.
African Arabica coffee beans are celebrated for their captivating floral and fruity notes, accentuated by a medium to high acidity. For instance, Ethiopian coffee is revered for its fruity and floral flavour, while Kenyan coffee entices with its bright acidity and enchanting berry-like essence.
Nestled in the heart of the Americas lies Central America, a region bragging of a rich C. Arabica coffee production history. Countries such as Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua are renowned for farming some of the world's most exquisite coffee beans.
Central American coffee beans are celebrated for their medium body, luminous acidity, and enchanting citrusy notes. With a balanced taste, Guatemalan coffee unveils a tempting floral intertwined with a citrusy zing, likewise a pack of SLAY Signature 100% Superior Arabica Fresh Ground Coffee. Alternatively, with its zesty acidity, Honduran coffee delights the palate with a chocolatey essence.
Sipping on a cup of Central American coffee is a sublime experience that takes you on a journey of rich flavours and enticing aromas.
Oceania is a relatively small coffee-producing region, with countries like Papua New Guinea, Fiji, and Australia known for their coffee beans. The Oceania coffee beans are revered for their medium to heavy body, mellow acidity, and luscious nutty and chocolatey notes.
Delight in the sublime experience of Papua New Guinea coffee, a medium-bodied coffee bean renowned for its indulgent nutty flavour, or savour the fruity taste of Australian coffee, acclaimed for its low acidity and invigorating aroma.
While coffee enthusiasts instantly think of countries like Colombia or Brazil when they hear of coffee, India takes a step ahead in growing two main high-quality varieties: Arabica and Robusta, along with Monsooned Malabar and Peaberry coffee beans varieties.
India has its hidden coffee treasure in Chikmagalur, Karnataka. Nestled in lush green hills, this birthland of Indian coffee cultivates exceptional Arabica and Robusta beans. The region's fertile soil, high altitudes, and a climate of misty mornings and warm afternoons impart a unique flavour profile to the beans with hints of chocolate, caramel, and spices.
SLAY takes pride in brewing fine Indian coffees sourced from Chikmagalur and extends our love to the prized Arabica beans and the often-ignored Robusta beans. Experience this heritage with SLAY's proprietary blend, The SLAY X, crafted from 100% Robusta beans. Indulge in the smooth yet strong coffee experience that showcases India's rich coffee heritage.
Your Ultimate Coffee Awaits At SLAY Coffee
We invite all coffee connoisseurs to indulge in the finest coffee experience at SLAY. Whether you prefer brewing your own cup at home, getting a home delivery or sitting and sipping, SLAY Coffee caters to all your needs and moods. Every sip of SLAY coffee is a journey of discovery, revealing unique, rich flavours and aromas that tease the senses.
We source only the finest coffee beans and roast them to perfection, ensuring each cup is a symphony of rich flavour and irresistible aroma. Come, Sip & SLAY!