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    FACTORY 1895
    AT THE HEART OF A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE

    Innovation and the pursuit of excellence are like a powerful aroma that infiltrates every aspect of our project. Factory 1895 is a venue dedicated to a new and immersive way of creating, describing and tasting coffee.

    THE INCREDIBLE INSIDE STORY

    It all begins with our coffee designers. Their mission is to locate the world’s best-kept secrets in terms of fine coffee plantations and terroirs, and welcome them into our exclusive collection. Want to hear their stories? Continue your journey.

    Explorer? Investigator? A coffee designer is both of these things. We are lucky to have the chance to visit places and meet people we will never forget.

    CRISTIANO PORTIS

    Cristiano Portis and his coffee experience

    The Factory is a place where everybody can relive the experiences of our coffee designers. All you senses will be called into action as you embark on the search for the perfect drupe and lose yourself in the stories of the fincas
    and cooperatives that have joined the world of 1895, journeying to the very heart of the secrets that have allowed us to develop our aroma wheel.

    Immergiti nella degustazione del caffè!

    What characteristics make a coffee bean stand out for a coffee designer aiming to achieve excellence?

    You can find the answers to these questions

    and many more by visiting our Factory.

    GETTING DOWN TO WORK

    The roasting lab where our Roasting Masters work is unmistakable: the irresistible aroma of coffee will reach you as you begin to draw near, encouraging you to pick up your pace. Here, you will witness coffee beans from every corner of the globe being transformed from a raw material into an outstanding ingredient.

    Technological precision and human discernment are both necessary for the selection of the finest coffee beans, the only ones that will proceed to the roasting stage.
    MICHELE GALBIATI

    Michele Galbiati

    The roasting brings out the natural qualities of the green coffee: the only alteration permitted once the process begins. The most up-to-date technology works in perfect harmony with over a century’s worth of experience
    to fulfil the promised blend of innovation and creativity.

    Coffee roasting

    The roasting process is one of the essential stages in producing coffee, but what does it involve?

    Discover the answers to all your questions at Factory 1895.

    A specialty coffee is bold yet complex at the same time. The Factory too has been designed and constructed to reflect this: multi-faceted, but with a clear objective.

    FRANCESCA DANGELICO

    Francesca Dangelico

    THE COFFEE CAVE

    This journey began with coffee designers seeking out the most prestigious coffee origins, and continued through the devoted efforts of our Roasting Masters: now, the time has come to surrender yourself to a coffee cupping experience dedicated to all the senses.

    Wise men say that practice makes perfect. But you knew that already: the most sophisticated pleasures call for attention, expertise, time. They call for guidance. In our Coffee Cave, the refined world of coffee aromas is demystified to provide you with a truly enjoyable experience, surprising and genuine in its simplicity.

    Aroma wheel
    Lavazza 1895 Coffee Cave: for coffee cupping

    The Coffee Cave is also an exclusive boutique, where you can purchase the grand cru creations you have tasted or discover new ones for the first time.

    Learn about Kilele
    learn about kilele

    kenya | Single Origin

    Learn about Encantado

    LEARN ABOUT ENCANTADO

    colombia | Single Origin

    Learn about Cafunè

    LEARN ABOUT CAFUNÈ

    BRAZIL | SINGLE ORIGIN

    Learn about Hypnotic Fruit

    LEARN ABOUT HYPNOTIC FRUIT

    BRAZIL COLOMBIA BOLIVIA | SPECIALTY BLEND

    Learn about Cocoa Rebel

    LEARN ABOUT COCOA REBEL

    BRAZIL INDONESIA COLOMBIA | SPECIALTY BLEND

    Learn about Petal Storm

    LEARN ABOUT PETAL STORM

    BRAZIL KENYA ECUADOR | SPECIALTY BLEND

    Learn about Avanguardia I

    LEARN ABOUT AVANGUARDIA I

    YEMEN | MICROLOT

    Coffeliers guide you on your discovery of the olfactory and taste sensations of 1895 creations. What are their secrets?

    Discover all the answers and find the perfect coffees for you.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    Where is Factory 1895? How can I get there? Details

    Factory 1895 is located at Via S. Daniele 16, Settimo Torinese. The venue can be reached by car, with a car park available for visitors.

    What are the visiting hours? Details

    As we want our visitors to enjoy the best possible experience, Factory 1895 is open only on days when roasting takes place. Click on “Info and Bookings” to find out when the next available date will be.

    How long does a visit last? Details

    The entire visit lasts around 1.5 hours.

    What will I see in Factory 1895? Details

    You will journey into very heart of the 1895 experience. You will discover the origins of the 1895 creations, hear the stories of our Coffeliers, learn the secrets of the 1895 aroma wheel and have the chance to visit the innovative roasting lab. Finally, you will be able to taste our specialty coffees in the spectacular Coffee Cave.

    Can I take photos or videos during my visit? Details

    It is not possible to take photographs or videos in the production and roasting area, in accordance with privacy laws. However, photographs may be taken in all other areas.

    WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT THE FACTORY