Explosion of aromas: forest coffee.
Really delicious and good for climate.

Category compostable coffee capsules
Category Ground coffee and beans
Category Gifts sets with accessories

Explosion of flavours: forest coffee.

Really delicious
& good for climate.

Category compostable coffee capsules
Category Ground coffee and beans
Category Gifts sets with accessories

Changing the world. One cup at a time.

Hi! We are Marie and Michaël. With our social startup we’re trying to change the world to the better little by little. Cup by cup. That’s why we want to make sustainable decisions in your everyday life as easy as possible. And (hopefully) every day starts with a good cup of coffee!

More than fair.

We trade directly with smallholders and you finance social projects for the coffee farmers’ kids with each of your coffee packages.

better than bio

Better than organic.

Your coffee grows in Ethiopian mountain forests where it orginated. In harmony with nature your coffee protects the region’s biodiversity.

200 percent transparent

200 percent transparent.

Travel with us to Ethiopia: You can meet the farmers personally and stroll around their coffee forests together with them.

Degustation sets: Find your favorite coffee

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Tasting set Beans 3 x 100g for 29.90 CHF

Nespresso-compatible biodegradable coffee capsules
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Tasting set Compostable Capsules 3 x 10 for 29.90 CHF

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Tasting set Ground coffee 3 x 100g for 29.90 CHF

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CO2-neutral delivery

From the farmers, for the farmers

Direct. Sustainable. Fair.

We buy your coffee directly from smallholder farmers. And pay a significantly higher price than standard fair trade prices for their wonderful forest coffee. Additionally, around 1CHF per package go to our social projects for the coffee farmers’ kids. Do you want to see that with your own eyes and meet the farmers personally? Come with us to Ethiopia!

From the farmers, for the farmers

Direct. Sustainable. Fair.

We buy your coffee directly from smallholder farmers. And pay a significantly higher price than standard fair trade prices for their wonderful forest coffee. Additionally, around 1CHF per package go to our social projects for the coffee farmers’ kids. Do you want to see that with your own eyes and meet the farmers personally? Come with us to Ethiopia!

Good for environment & climate

Better than organic. And CO2-neutral.

Your coffee grows in the midst of its natural ecosystem. No need for chemicals or irrigation, simply in the forest. That’s how it protects the region’s original biodiversity. Our capsules degrade completely in the compost and build the basis for new life together with the coffee grounds. Last but not least, we compensate your coffee’s CO2 footprint through planting trees is the arid regions of Ethiopia.

Good for environment & climate

Better than organic. And CO2-neutral.

Your coffee grows in the midst of its natural ecosystem. No need for chemicals or irrigation, simply in the forest. That’s how it protects the region’s original biodiversity. Our capsules degrade completely in the compost and build the basis for new life together with the coffee grounds. Last but not least, we compensate your coffee’s CO2 footprint through planting trees is the arid regions of Ethiopia.

Truly good coffee

Flavors through traditional roasting

For really good coffee you need huge old trees: In the shadow the coffee has enough time to develop its full aroma potential – and that is greater than in a good red wine! Hand picked by the smallholder farmers only the really ripe coffee cherries are collected one by one. And here in Switzerland the beans are roasted in the traditional drum roaster to tickle out the perfect flavors.

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Truly good coffee

Flavors through traditional roasting

For really good coffee you need huge old trees: In the shadow the coffee has enough time to develop its full aroma potential – and that is greater than in a good red wine! Hand picked by the smallholder farmers only the really ripe coffee cherries are collected one by one. And here in Switzerland the beans are roasted in the traditional drum roaster to tickle out the perfect flavors.

Compostable Capsules Nespresso®-compatible

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Ambo Really strong 40 capsules for 25 CHF

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Mulu Intense 40 capsules for 25 CHF

Lomi Kaffeekapseln
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Lomi Mild & fruity 40 capsules for 25 CHF

Beans

Tenikara richtig stark Bohnen
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T’enikara Really strong – beans 350g from 15.50 CHF

Kelemi intensiv Bohnen
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K’elemi Intense – beans 350g from 15.50 CHF

Lesilasa mild Bohnen
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Lesilasa Mild – beans 350g from 15.50 CHF

Ground coffee

Tenikara richtig stark gemahlen
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T’enikara Really strong – ground 350g from 15.50 CHF

Kelemi Gemahlen Intensiv für Bialetti
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K’elemi Intense – ground 350g from 15.50 CHF

Lesilasa Gemahlener Kaffee Mild
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Lesilasa Mild – ground 350g from 15.50  CHF

Gifts

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3 x 100g beans with coffee grinder 49.90 CHF

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3 x 100g ground with French Press 49.90 CHF

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3 x 10 coffee capsules Coffee spice & Mango 49.90  CHF

Produktbild Geschenkset XXL
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3 x 100g beans with coffee grinder, moka pot & French Press 99.90 CHF

Produktbild Geschenkset Kaffee Mühle Espressokocher
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3 x 100g beans with coffee grinder & moka pot 79.90 CHF

Product picture Gift: three types of coffee beans, hand mill & French press
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3 x 100g beans with coffee grinder & French Press 79.90 CHF

Transparency

Transparency is key to us. That’s why you can check out the entire supply chain of your coffee online. And come with us to Ethiopia to meet the coffee farmers directly and take a walk with them through their coffee forests.

Last but not least we’re always open for questions and comments. We love to get in contact with you! Give us a call +41 77 449 61 55, write us an e-mail marie@directcoffee.chor a good old letter

Marie & Michaël Tuil, Direct Coffee GmbH
Egliseestrasse 30, 4058 Basel

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change the world one cup pf coffee a time!

CO2-neutral delivery