If you are always high on coffee and love experimenting with its flavours, beans, and brands, then check out some promising Homegrown coffee brands that have caught our attention!
Can you start your day without a cup of coffee? Us neither! People say they love its aroma and taste, it is good for our stomach, it gives us a sense of satiety, and it puts us in a good mood too. It’s overall a great beverage for keeping us on our toes. Coffee is the truest form of love, indeed! In a Vocal for Local era, why shouldn’t we drink what’s grown on our land? Scroll down to know the best homegrown coffee brands in India.
1. Blue Tokai
This is one of the most recognized coffee houses in India. Blue Tokai was started by Namrata Asthana and Matt Chittaranjan. When they saw that the number of local coffee houses offering freshly ground coffee was close to non-existent for consumers, they decided to do some digging about the Indian coffee industry. Blue Tokai offers multiple coffee flavours from fruity to roasted nuts to earthy. Their bestsellers are – Attikan Estate, Vienna Roast, Silver Oak Blend.
2. Rage Coffee
Rage Coffee has a unique aromatic blend of herbs & caffeine with clean flavours, so you can say goodbye to bitter after taste & acid reflux. If you are the kind of person who’d go for sweeter coffees than bitter ones, Rage Coffee is your joe. Made from all the natural vitamins and herbal extracts, this brand is a healthier alternative for a caffeine kick. Available in many flavours, like Creme Caramel, Irish Hazelnut, Sparky Orange, and Dark Chocolate. The best part is, they are available in Ready to Mix Coffee Shots too.
3. Sleepy Owl Coffee
Founded by three friends who love good coffee and now, they are brewing their own brand. According to them, an ideal coffee should be easy to get, easy to store, and easy to drink anytime, anywhere—all while tasting absolutely perfect. And that’s what they got for us! Their brew packs include Cold Brew, Hot Brew, and also ready to drink iced coffee. Delivering nicely balanced flavoured coffee at your doorsteps. Keep ordering!
4. Dope Coffee
Life is too short for a bad coffee, so the dope stuff roasts fresh beans and sends it to our door. Their Bestsellers are Polaris, Dark Matter, Swarnagiri estate, and Balmaadi Organic & Bio-Dynamic. They are selling Coffee Equipment and Starter Kits too. So, head to their website and get set brewing.
5. Country Bean
Country Bean is a blend of 100% soluble coffee with delicious flavours to break monotony to your everyday cup of coffee. All good things in life are relished with a cup of coffee, be it a short break at work or conversations with friends. So here’s Country Bean making your Coffee breaks better with their specials. Flavoured instant coffees are available in different flavours- Cocoa Mint, Hazelnut, Caramel, Choco Orange, and many more. Dig into their website and find your best flavour.
6. Slay Coffee
If you are someone who cannot, under any circumstances, go without your 9 AM, 11 AM, 4 PM, or 6 PM coffee then, we’ve got great news for you. Slay Coffee started as a ready to drink coffee delivery service, and they taste extremely delicious. The beans are single-origin Arabica and are roasted a few days prior, ground, and brewed once the order is placed. Their menu is pretty experimental, but they’ve got classics too. You can now order their packaged coffee powders as well.
7. The Coffee Brewing Co.
Being around coffee plantations all their lives helped Nitha & Varsha Mysore develop a refined sense of aroma & taste. To make sure they share their joy of cup with everyone, they decided to found The Coffee Brewing Co. They have an extensive range of flavours like Blueberry, French Caramel, Choco orange in different categories of coffees.
8. Indian Bean
Since most coffee drinkers are explorers, even if they do prefer one brand, they are always up for trying something new. Indian Bean, aims to provide a variety of freshly roasted coffees for the Indian palate.
9. Halli Berri
Co-run by the three Kariappa sisters – Anusha, Tejini, and Manavi, Halli Berri was an idea that came to them while they were chatting over a cup of coffee. They are a Rainforest Alliance certified brand working tirelessly towards changing the consumer’s mindset around Indian Coffee. With Halli Berri, they wish to provide their consumer with a quality cup of delicious coffee, while still promoting sustainable farming and the Indian Coffee community.
10. Seven Beans Coffee
If you like your coffee strong, what you need is a cup of ‘Urja’. Seven Beans Coffee Company is the brainchild of the two brothers, Abhijit and Advith Shetty. Their family has been owners of over 2,000-acres of coffee plantations for over a century, but for years they simply exported their produce. The brothers decided to take the business ahead, and thus Seven Beans Coffee was born.
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