Missing your morning Americanos from the cafe around the corner from the office lately? Same here. That’s why we reached out to a handful of baristas and professional coffee snobs to get their take on the best coffee brands on the market—so you can finally make that coffee shop quality brew without leaving the comfort of home.
According to Asser Christensen, trained and Coffee Quality Institute (CQI) licensed Q Grader, finding great beans could be as easy as tuning into what baristas are using themselves. “At the moment, the most interesting coffee brands tend to be the ones that are dedicated to competing in barista and roasting competitions.”