espressamente illy: AUTHENTIC ITALIAN COFFEE, ALL AROUND THE WORLD
The soulofItaly’s coffee lives in its coffeebars where centuries of tradition meet the modern barista’s expertise and understated, elegant style. If you’ve been fortunate enough to enjoy a genuineItaliancoffeeexperience, close your eyes, and take yourself back. It’s an experienceilly wants to share with the world, and one that gave rise to espressamenteilly: a global network of cafésunitingthegenuineItaliancoffeebartradition with illy’s design sensibilities. This ambitious project – more than 160 cafés in the main cities of 34 countries, and growing fast – brings illy coffee and products designed to enhance coffee pleasure to passionate coffee lovers seeking to refuel, reflect, or just relax. Whether situated in a bustling cosmopolitan shopping district, in a museum, or at a major international airport, every espressamenteilly embodies the valuesofbeauty, goodness and the constantpursuitofperfection. Each espressamente illy states a different concept of place, of tasting an international café with a contemporaryItaliandesign. Where the uniqueness of illy espresso is accompanied by a selection of typical Italian food and the supply of all products in the world of illy. Those who wish to discover or rediscover the pleasure of a good espresso can do it in a warm environment, evoking an experience of taste, style and excellence. At the same time, and quite wonderfully, no two espressamente illy cafés are exactly alike. Each offers a contemporary, local take on the tradition of the Italian coffee bar, so visitors feel comfortable and at home while enjoying the pleasure of goodespresso and a selection of typical Italian bar cuisine, and an overall experience of taste, style and excellence.