Independent, small-scale bean roasting and shunning chain shops to prepare coffee at home are two trends continuously growing in popularity in the UK, as is the rise of subscription boxes. So it is no surprise that the two have combined over the past few years, which pleases both the roasters and the drinkers alike.
Despite there being the same general idea behind all the options out there – coffee coming through your letterbox without you having to think about it – each subscription box has its particular stand out points. As a bonus, they all have shorter supply chains between farm and cup than supermarket coffee, which results in greater freshness. There’s also usually a higher markup for the farmers with many Fairtrade deals.
To help you find the best coffee subscription box, we have reviewed some of the top picks available in the UK, so your decision is made easier.