Union Organic Natural Spirit Ground Espresso 227g
£2.09 per 100g
Strength rating 5 - Strong
Rich and powerful, a cup of choice if you enjoy a full bodied coffee. We’ve blended the sweet citrus highlights of Mexico, with the floral notes of Ethiopia and underscored with caramel finish of Peru for this beautifully balanced union.
- Brands: Union Hand-Roasted
- Coffee Roast (Strength): Dark (Strength 5)
- Dietary & Lifestyle: Fairtrade, Organic
Once opened, store in an airtight container ideally use within 2 days.
Use around 7-12g per espresso shot - depending on personal taste preference. Watch the extraction - it should take a moment or two after pressing the button for the flow to start. Flow should be slow and steady - not a drip-drip, and a full shot should take between 18 and 25 seconds to pour adjust one fluid ounce (about 28ml).
The flow should look like honey from a spoon. Stop the extraction when you get the required volume or just as you start to see a blonding in the crema.
If the flow was too fast (espresso tastes thin and sharp) grind finer, or coarser. If the time was too long or the shot tasted bitter or harsh.
You can also experiment with the fill and tamp pressure - all of these aspects will affect the flavour of the coffee significantly.
Make sure your coffee maker is clean as coffee oil build-up will taste stale.
Country of Origin
Peru, Mexico, Ethiopia
Country of Packing
Union Hand-Roasted Coffee,
7a South Crescent,
0207 474 8990
Cardboard box recyclable
Union roast and ground coffees are created with incredible attention to detail. We believe passionately in sourcing only coffees of premium quality. Our community of like-minded individuals are chosen carefully and work hand-in-hand with us, matching their coffee farming skills with our expertise of small batch, artisan coffee roasting.
We use this 'recipe' to craft distinct, flavourful coffees of premium quality reflecting the personalities of their origin. This is in tandem with caring for those communities, who are as much an important part of the union as those who serve and enjoy high quality, great tasting coffee in their lives.
So for the most exceptional cup of coffee, follow our barista tips on the side of pack and become a part of our union of coffee lovers.
Allergy Advice: For allergens see highlighted ingredients
Espresso coffee, ground coffee, roasted
Suitable for vegetarians
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