The remarkable fruits of an outstanding year.
Each year with the Ernesto Illy International Coffee Award we reward our finest sustainable harvests from around the world.
Each month we offer the unique experience of serving you the rare and precious coffee prepared from one of the top micro-batches: the must-have product from a prize-winning year.
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A very balanced and chocolaty coffee, with notes of toasted bread and caramel, a treat for the palate with its velvety body.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in April 2019, exclusively in selected locations.
FEDERACIÓN CAMPESINA DEL CAUCA
This coffee is distinguished by its rich body and powerful acidity. Its pleasant aroma holds fruity notes and hints of caramel.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in May 2019.
With a pleasant intensity of acidity and sweetness, this coffee is known for its rich body and fruity notes.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in June 2019.
FINCA LA LEONARDA
The combination of caramel and chocolate notes provide for a very balanced aroma. A coffee with a highlevel of acidity and a sweet aftertaste.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in July 2019.
The intense notes of jasmine make this coffee unique, along with its distinct acidity and sweetness.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in August 2019.
A full-bodied coffee, offering a perfect balance between acidity and bitterness, characterized by notes of chocolate and toasted bread.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in September 2019.
DHODDA SALAWARA ESTATE
The powerful taste of this coffee is characterized by a distinctive bitterness and full body.
The aroma is filled with intense notes of chocolate and caramel.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in October 2019.
A coffee with an excellent balance between acidity and body, and an equilibrium of notes of fruit, toasted bread, caramel and chocolate.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in November 2019.
NGORORERO WASHING STATION
With rich fruity notes, this coffee is celebrated for its balance between acidity and body.
You can taste this coffee exclusively in December 2019.
illy sustainable quality: more than 30 years dedicated to perfecting coffee bean growing methods, to obtain a harvest that is socially, economically and environmentally sustainable.
In 2018, illy and the Co.Honducafe Foundation joined forces to support the construction of a school for the community in Belén, Honduras.
In 2019 illy Author's Note will support a project in Rwanda.