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Coffee Facts

The drink that unites the world

For many all around the globe, coffee is a way of life. From the first wake-up cup of the morning to our desserts and the very last sip of bedtime decaf. Allow us to inspire you with some coffee trivia.

THERE ARE 2 TYPES OF BEANS: ARABICA AND ROBUSTA

Arabica tends to have a fruitier, sweeter taste whereas Robusta is more acidic and higher in caffeine content. Our collection features blends with both beans for lovers of variety.

A SINGLE SHOT OF ESPRESSO USES ABOUT 50 COFFEE BEANS

Just a single bad bean can ruin the taste. Our beans are hand-picked by the experts, never allowing a single bad seed to pass their inspection. Learn more about the exciting world of coffee production.

THE LEGEND SAYS …

Coffee was first discovered by Ethiopian herders, who saw their goats dancing wildly after eating the red coffee berries.

THE ROASTING PROCESS BURNS OFF CAFFEINE

The darker the bean, the less caffeine it has. The L’OR beans range will be sure to leave a lasting impression on those who love a fiery, dark roast.

ITALIAN DESSERT TIRAMISU IS FLAVOURED WITH COFFEE

Coffee is so versatile that it has found its way into our cooking

COLOMBIA PRODUCES AN ASTOUNDING 11.5 MILLION BAGS OF COFFEE PER YEAR

Its lush climate and clean air create the perfect environment for the Arabica bean.

ALL COFFEE IS GROWN WITHIN 1000 MILES OF THE EQUATOR

This tropical strip is known as the coffee belt and includes countries such as Brazil, Colombia and Ethiopia.