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Merlo Blog

Catch up on the latest Merlo News, Learn from our team of Coffee Experts and find out more about our Community and Events right here on the Merlo Blog.


August 01, 2021

August Bean of the Month: Colombia Nariño

Our August Bean of the Month is Colombia Nariño, and with an incredible cupping score of 87, you'll want to get in...

July 31, 2021

COVID-19 Update: August 2021

As you may know, the Queensland Government has initiated a lockdown for a number of LGA's in Southeast Queensland to curb...

July 02, 2021

July Bean of the Month: Guatemala El Boqueron

Our July Bean of the Month is Guatemala El Boqueron.

June 07, 2021

All you can drink batch brew coffee at Merlo!

Our Merlo locations are now offering offering bottomless batch brew for only $5.50.


August 05, 2021

Merlo Coffee Espresso Martini

If you’re looking for a little lockdown pick me up, look no further than a homemade Merlo Coffee Espresso Martini!

July 13, 2021

From planting to packaging: How coffee beans are produced

Learn about the process of how coffee beans are produced, from the initial stage of planting right up until how...

July 13, 2021

How to make cold press coffee in a plunger

Here’s how you can utilise your plunger or french press to make a clean, full-flavoured cold press coffee at home.

April 19, 2021

Different types of coffee drinks explained

If you’ve always been too shy to ask your barista the difference between a flat white and a latte, then...

Coffee Fanatic

February 02, 2021

Coffee Fanatic #11 - Carina Simpson

Carina made nearly 400 visits to our Eagle Farm Torrefazione in 2020, easily making her the most active customer at that location. 

January 06, 2021

Coffee Fanatic #10 - Elizabeth Hargraves

Meet Elizabeth, a Merlo fanatic currently studying at Boston University in the USA.

March 04, 2020

Coffee Fanatic #9 - Michael Turner

Meet Michael! Our March Coffee Fanatic who loves nothing more than good coffee with close friends. Michael is a regular to our Eagle...

February 07, 2020

Coffee Fanatic #8 - James Kirby

We continue our search for Australia’s biggest Coffee Fanatic with a nomination from our UQ Store. Today, it’s Dr James!


July 16, 2021

Cafe of the Month - July 2021

Our July Café of the Month is the Hairy Dog Café in Gembrook, Victoria.

June 09, 2021

How Merlo has helped the Sunshine Coast University Hospital succeed

With two bustling cafés open seven days from 5.30am to Midnight, the Sunshine Coast University Hospital needs a coffee supplier they...

June 07, 2021

Cafe of the Month - June 2021

Our June Café of the Month is Cruize Espresso, based in Chirn Park on the Gold Coast.

June 07, 2021

Meet the Merlo Sales team

Learn more about some of the people who work in our Sales team.