Once you have a found a great coffee machine the next thing is to find the best coffee for your espresso machine, finding the right coffee for you can dependent on a few factors such as coffee strength, brand, flavor and price. Everyone has different tastes and expectations so we decided to dedicate a post to finding the best coffee for espresso machines so we can hopefully help you with some great suggestions, with a helpful overview of each.
If you are looking for a new espresso machine as well then our post: Top 10 Espresso Machines will give you some great suggestions of the best rated machines for 2016.
Best Coffee For Espresso Machines – Top 3
Here are some of the best rated coffee’s available for your espresso machine, they are all recommended by us so it’s hard to go wrong here but it will just come down to your own taste and preference. Remember don’t just settle for the first coffee you try, it’s good to keep trying other brands and options until you really find your favorite coffee!
1. Lavazza Super Crema Espresso – Whole Bean Coffee
This is a very popular and highly recommended. The Lavazza Coffee is a blend of smooth Brazilian coffee, Central American milds and Indonesian beans (quite a combination their!). This coffee delivers a velvety creamy and long lasting taste, the coffee is classed as mild so appeals to most coffee lovers as it’s not too overpowering.
The Lavazza coffee comes in a 2.2 pound bag as is suitable for both espresso (fine grinding) and also drip coffee.
2. Koffee Kult Dark Roast Coffee Beans
The Koffee Kult Coffee beans is an absolute winner in our opinion, here is what you need to know about it;
- The producer uses organically sourced, smooth and rich whole coffee beans.
- The coffee beans are from all over the world and the best coffee beans you can get, blended to make this super dark roasted coffee.
- Fresh to perfection on small batch roasters, and roasted prior to packaging.
- Every bag is consistently the same.
- Bold but smooth flavor. (not bitter)
- Perfect for every grinder.
3. Lavazza Crema e Gusto
The Lavazza Crema e Gusto is one of Italy’s favorite coffee blends and well known for it’s flavorsome blend. It’s a Dark Roast Coffee that provides an intense burst of fragrant flavor with a very rich aftertaste with a small chocolate flavor that sounds (and tastes) amazing. Everything considered the Lavazza coffee deserved a place among our best coffee for espresso machines list.