Meet Our Roasting Partner: Crafting Coffee Your Way

At Café Cielo de Oro, we understand that exceptional coffee isn't just about the beans; it's about the perfect roast that unlocks their full potential. That's why we've entered into a strategic relationship with Special Roast, a renowned roastery in Amersfoort, The Netherlands. This isn't just a transactional relationship, it's founded on trust, collaboration, and a shared passion for exceptional coffee.

The Artistry of Giancarlo and the Magic of the Probat

Leading the Special Roast team is Giancarlo, our head roaster.A true coffee veteran, Giancarlo's 25+ years as a barista and roaster fuel his deep understanding of how to coax out the unique nuances of our Mexican beans. He works his magic on a legendary Probat UG22, a 1963 roaster lovingly restored with cutting-edge technology. This blend of old-world craftsmanship and modern precision, along with Cropster software for meticulous roast profiling, ensures every batch showcases the heart of our coffee.

Your Coffee, Your Roast: Customization and Collaboration

Whether you want a classic profile that highlights the bean's origin character or a custom roast to match your signature blend, Special Roast caters to your needs. We work closely with you to develop the perfect roast profile, tailored to your specific brewing methods or even different machines (that's the beauty of omniroasting!).Specialty coffee fans know that a roast tailored to your equipment makes a huge difference in the final cup.

Wait, what is omniroasting? 

By meticulously controlling temperature and airflow during roasting, we craft a balanced flavor profile that shines through in any brewing method, from espresso's intense richness to pour-over's delicate nuances. This versatility ensures that you can achieve exceptional coffee no matter your brewing preference. In case you would like to read more about omni roasting, in this article we explain more.

White-Labeling & Scalability

Need your own branded coffee line?We also offer complete white-labeling solutions. From perfecting your custom roast to packaging and labeling with your unique design, we can make launching your own coffee brand seamless. With a minimum order of just 18kg for personalized roasts, you can start small and scale confidently as your brand grows.

The Special Roast Difference: More than Just a Roaster

Their dedication to quality and unwavering support are why we trust Special Roast as our roasting partner.Their patience and expertise, especially when first dialing in the perfect roast for our Mexican beans, made all the difference.Together, we're dedicated to a coffee experience that honors the hard work of our farmers and delights coffee lovers with every cup.