WHAT MAKES ARTIZAN COFFEE BETTER?
Quite simply, everything! We use 100% organic specialty coffee beans. Furthermore, our coffee beans are masterfully roasted and delivered to you withing days of roasting for optimal freshness.
Do YOU HAVE A BLEND GUIDE?
No. Our signature blends and single origin coffees are exclusive to Artizan Coffee and truly unique from any of the Nespresso Grand Cru offerings.
What is Specialty Coffee?
All green (raw or unroasted) coffee beans are graded on a scale of 1 (best) to 7 (worst). Specialty coffee is defined as grade 1 Arabica coffee beans and make up only 1% of all the coffee harvested and processed in the world. Specialty Coffee is the only type of coffee that is used by Artizan Coffee Company.
Does Artizan Coffee "source" from other specialty roasters?
Absolutely not. We masterfully roast all our beans in-house at our facilities in Miami Gardens, Florida.
What is “USDA Certified Organic” coffee?
In order for coffee to be certified and sold as organic in the United States, it must be produced in accordance with U.S. standards for organic production and certified by an agency accredited by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. U.S. requirements for organic coffee production include:
- It must have been grown on land without synthetic pesticides or other prohibited substances for three years.
- There must have been a sufficient buffer between the organic coffee and the nearest conventional crop.
- The farmer must have a sustainable crop rotation plan to prevent erosion, the depletion of soil nutrients, and control for pests.
Why is Organic coffee better?
Organic coffee taste better because it is free from chemical pesticides and fertilizers. In addition, drinking organic coffee may reduce your risk of chronic disease, extend your lifespan and improve the environment to boot.
As the consumer, how do I identify a USDA certified coffee?
Just look for the USDA Certified Organic logo on the front label of the coffee. You'll then know that the entire supply chain, including the coffee roaster, has complied with the organic standards, and you're truly receiving the organic product you've made the conscious choice to consume.
Are Artizan Coffee capsules made with certified organic coffee?
You Betcha! 100% organic to be exact. Artizan Coffee is the FIRST and ONLY producer of coffee capsules compatible with Nespresso machines to carry the USDA Organic Seal.
Our USDA Organic CertifIcation - what does it mean?
It's a commitment to the organic product, by which we ensure that our handling, roasting, and packaging methods are performed per organic processing standards.
What is the shelf life of Artizan capsules?
The shelf life of our capsules is approximately 12 months, However for optimal enjoyment we strongly recommend that you consume our coffee withing 3 months of the ROASTED ON date on the package.
Do your capsules contain any BPA?
Our capsules do not contain bisphenol-A (BPA), phthalates, or halogens.
Which Nespresso machines will Artizan capsules work with?
Artizan capsules are specifically designed to work in the following Nespresso OriginalLine coffee machines: Delonghi C190, D290, Citiz, Essenza, Maestria, U, Le Cube, Inissia, Latissima Plus, Latissima Pro, Latissima Touch, Pixie, KitchenAid and Prodigio.
ARE YOUR CAPSULES COMPATIBLE WITH THE NESPRESSO VERTUOLINE?
Our capsules do not work in the Nespresso VertuoLine machine.
How much coffee is in your capsules?
Our capsules contain between 5 and 5.5 grams of coffee.
How much caffeine is in each capsule?
On average, our capsules contain between 60 mg and 120 mg of caffeine, except for decaf, which contains between 1 mg and 2 mg of caffeine.
WHAT ARE YOUR CAPSULES MADE OF?
Our capsules are made from FDA approved food grade thermoplastic polymer polypropylene (PP). They do not contain BPA, phthalates or any toxic halogens. They are 100% recyclable and sealed with food grade soft aluminum 0.8011 foil for optimal freshness. The aluminum in the lid is sandwiched between a primer layer on top (printing side) and a PP polymer film on the other side.
how do i recycle the capsules?
You need to remove any ground coffee from the capsules before placing in the recycle bin. The best way to do this is to hold each capsule over the sink, press with two fingers until the top burst and rinse with water. It’s ok to leave some of the aluminum top but try to remove as much as possible.
how do i know if I can recycle your capsules in my area?
To learn about what materials are accepted for recycling in your area, check out the fabulous website, Earth911 and click on the recycle search link at the top. In the search box type "#5 Plastic Cups".
what if my recycling center does not accept #5 Plastic?
If you’re a serious recycler and your municipality doesn’t accept #5 plastic, there is another option. Preserve Products and their Gimme 5 program provides an easy way to rescue your used Artizan Coffee capsules from the landfill. You can drop off your capsules at any of the nationwide Gimme 5 drop off locations. If you don’t live near one of their locations, you can still participate by mail.
Where do we deliver?
We deliver worldwide.
Is shipping and handling included?
Artizan Coffee is pleased to offer FREE WORLDWIDE shipping on orders over $100 USD plus FREE standard shipping in the United States for all orders over $50 USD.