Starbucks Espresso Dark Roast Ground Coffee
Molasses & Caramelized Sugar
The Starbucks® Roast
Each coffee requires a slightly different roast to reach its peak of aroma, acidity, body and flavor. We classify our coffees in three roast profiles, so finding your favorite is easy.
The Story of Espresso Roast
Every espresso beverage we handcraft for you began right here. Our master roasters coax the beans along, the heat taking them deep and dark—a recipe for caramelly sweetness so right it's never been changed. The quest began in 1975 with a search for the perfect melding of beans and roast, ending months of intense experimentation later with the coffee you're holding in your hand. A multi-region blend, roasted the way only Starbucks can. Committed to 100% Ethical Coffee Sourcing in partnership with Conservation International.