What's Happening at Merlo?

Merlo celebrates 25 years

Merlo let their hair down to celebrate the amazing milestone of 25 years with a little soiree at the Fortitude Valley Torrefazione.

Merlo in the community

The 2017 Art Series released

Merlo are thrilled to announce the release of the third Merlo Art Series set, featuring the work of Cary Davies titled “After Pollock”.

Brew guides

Brew Guide: Cold Press

Want to make clean, full-flavoured cold press coffee at home with just your old plunger? Thought you would…

Coffee 101

The Role of the Cooperative

Small farming communities in D.R. Congo are working together, against the odds, to create a new industry and a way […]

Coffee 101

How is coffee decaffeinated?

What process do green beans have to go through to be classed as decaffeinated coffee and are all “decafs” created equal? Get the downlow on decaf here.

DIY With Coffee

Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Here’s how to put your coffee waste to work in the garden – as pest control, an effective ingredient in […]

Coffee 101, What's Happening at Merlo?

The Path to Becoming a Q Grader

What does it take to achieve the highest certification within the coffee industry – Q Grader? Just ask Merlo’s own Simon Brooks.

What's Happening at Merlo?

Merlo Coffee Barista Championships

Over two heats and within a set time of 8 minutes, 28 of our top baristas were tasked to produce 2 short blacks, 2 cappuccinos, and 2 mezzos to the highest standard.

Merlo in the community

Merlo rides in the 2017 Cycle of Giving

We’re proud to support the annual Cycle of Giving – this year raising over $60,000 to go towards vital medical research.

Merlo in the community

Merlo & The Common Good: Jemima’s research

Merlo is proud to support vital research projects by The Common Good, including that of Jemima Boyd whose research aims to help ICU patients rehabilitate quicker, allowing them to live longer and have a better quality of life.

Coffee 101

Cup of Excellence

The Cup of Excellence program has improved the business of coffee along the entire chain.