Saint Helena Coffee

When you think of Saint Helena, you may not immediately think of Saint Helena Coffee. Rather, you think of Napoleon Bonaparte. Yet from this remote island comes a very exclusive and popular coffee. We tell you all about it.

The island of Saint Helena

It is one of the most remote places in the world: the island of Saint Helena. It is also the place where Napoleon Bonaparte spent the last years of his life in exile. Yet this island deserves more praise. With its rich volcanic soil and subtropical climate, this island has the perfect conditions for one of the most exclusive coffee varieties in the world.

Saint Helena Coffee

Saint Helena Coffee belongs to the Arabica family. In the 18th Century, it was imported to St Helena, where it is still produced today. This delicate bean requires great care during harvesting, wet processing, and roasting. Everything to brew coffee from the highest quality with great flavors.

Best coffee in the world

Napoleon once said that the coffee was the best thing about St Helena. Nowadays, a lot of people agree with him. This rare coffee is known for its subtle taste, characterized by a floral bouquet and a pronounced acidic fruitiness.

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Updated on 19-07-2021