The pioneer in premium portioned coffee pays homage to coffee legends in Sumatra, by whisking coffee connoisseurs on a taste expedition
Coffee lovers around the world are set to experience coffee craftsmanship from far flung corners of the globe with the latest additions to the Nespresso Master Origins range.
Inspired by the skills of some of the finest artisans, the Master Origins range gives coffee enthusiasts the chance to experience legendary tastes that would otherwise elude consumers.
Harnessing the local skills and knowledge from local coffee farmers in these regions, Nespresso Master Origins coffees are produced with meticulous care to deliver coffee excellence in each cup of Nespresso coffee. The distinctive aromatics of these coffees are not only linked to the countries of origin, but also to the specific ways of processing coffee by local farming communities. Each coffee sourced has allowed for Nespresso to work in partnership with local coffee farmers to produce these distinctive coffees to enjoy in the comfort of your own home.
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Discover Limited Edition Master Origin Aged Sumatra Wet-Hulled Aged Arabica
As one of the first places in the world known for growing coffee on a large scale, Sumatra in Indonesia is renowned for the quality coffee beans it produces that offer a unique combination of body, depth and flavour.
High up around Gayo Mountain, in the Aceh province of the island of Sumatra, groups of skillful coffee farmers devote their expertise to the unusual process of giling basah. This process consists in removing the coffee cherry flesh and parchment while the beans inside are still wet, letting it breathe and dry more easily. Over the next 3 years the stored beans are left to moisten and dry with nature’s rhythms. These craftspeople take great care to continuously re-bag the coffee beans to ensure even ageing. The coupling of Indonesia’s giling basah method with the meticulous aging over several years develops a distinctive coffee profile.
Coffee lovers can expect a spicy woody profile with a velvety feel. Complex notes of cocoa and sweet caramel are also present throughout.
Discover the Limited Edition Master Origins accessories
To celebrate the launch of Master Origin Aged Sumatra, a set of two Limited Edition Reveal Espresso Intense glasses will be available in special gift boxes. Developed in collaboration with the master glassmakers at Riedel, the carefully proportioned tasting glass allows the coffee to express its woody and spicy character.
Additionally, Nespresso launches Limited Edition Origin Collection cups with a new glossy pink-colored interior matching the Master Origin Colombia capsule. The Limited Edition range will be available in the espresso and lungo formats and will arrive in craft packaging as a testament to its authenticity, sustainability and craftsmanship.
Have a final moment of sweet indulgence, why not try Nespresso’s Limited Edition Ruby Cocoa Chocolate. Created in collaboration with Barry Callebaut, this Ruby Cocoa chocolate is offering a delicious “raw" Ruby Cocoa experience, with a fresh berry fruitiness and luscious smoothness to taste.
For those with a soft spot for all things caramel, Nespresso is also pleased to extend its permanent chocolate range to include bestseller Milk Chocolate with Salted Caramel Pieces that was initially launched as a Limited Edition range in 2014.
The Nespresso Master Origins range, accessories and sweet treats are available online and at Nespresso boutiques from September. For more information on Nespresso’s
Master Origins range, including coffee recipes and accessories, please visit www.nespresso.com.