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Our Top Picks
Starting your day in the office requires a perfect cup of coffee, and our top pick of the best whole-bean coffee for the price is Death Wish Coffee Whole Bean Coffee Dark Roast. It has what you'd call the perfect coffee taste and moderate caffeine content. Best part? It's a medium-roast coffee.
If you love to have an intense cup of dark roast coffee right before you get busy with your office duty each morning, then Death Wish Coffee Whole Bean Coffee Dark Roast might be your best choice. The extra caffeine kick transforms each cup into a bold, intense, and delicious beverage that will energize you throughout the day.
Despite its intense boldness, this coffee gives you a chocolate and subtle cherry flavor profile with no bitter taste. It's made from carefully selected premium robusta and arabica beans, giving it a bold taste you'll quickly enjoy. Also, it has a shelf life of precisely 365 days so you can count on it all year long.
You also don't have to worry about side effects as it's completely organic and certified by USDA and Fair Trade. A notable advantage of this coffee is that it's one of the smoothest dark roast coffee with artisan flavor in the market!
- Organic Coffee
- Great flavor
- Fair Trade and USDA Certified
- High caffeine level
- Quite expensive
If you love your coffee roasted in South America, you'd love this Cuban-style roast from Mayorga. Their coffee roast is made with 100% arabica beans from Honduras, Peru, and Nicaragua — the result can be seen in its smooth, dark roast coffee with a perfect note of vanilla. It also has a hint of syrup smokiness with a bold, smooth finish with low acid. So you don't have to worry about any stomach upset.
Mayorga Organics Coffee Cafe Cubano undergoes a unique slow-roast process which gives it a distinctive flavor. It's a great way to start your day in the office. As the name implies, this coffee is 100% organic and eliminates any risk of harmful ingestion of chemicals. However, this is not your best choice if you prefer a strong coffee.
- Organic coffee
- Rich, creamy, and flavorful
- Low acidity
- Doesn't have that strong taste
- Has a slight hint of bitterness
As the brand puts it, “classic, quintessential, a masterpiece — whatever you want to call it,” and we certainly agree. Dunkin’ Original Blend Whole Bean Coffee comes in second on our list mainly because of its irresistible richness and smooth taste. Some people might worry that this coffee may taste different from the brewed Dunkin coffee they’d find in coffee shops, but that isn’t the case. This coffee was roasted uniquely to maintain the same unique taste.
Dunkin’ Original Blend Whole Bean Coffee is easy to drink and has a consistent flavor that will leave you craving more. All you need to do is grind, brew, and enjoy. Perhaps, the most catchy advantage of this coffee is that it has a shelf life of 360 days. So, even if you go on work leave, you’d be sure to meet it with the same quality.
- Delicious flavor
- Good tasting coffee
- Excellent packaging
- Medium roast
- Fairly expensive
- Users complain of this coffee clogging their coffee maker.
If you’re looking for a budget-friendly whole bean coffee for your office consumption, Starbucks Whole Beans Breakfast Blend should be at the top. This coffee is the lightest of all medium roasts offered by Starbucks. With sweet notes of brown sugar, orange flavor, and a sweet-smelling aroma, Starbucks has delivered an excellent coffee you’ll surely enjoy every cup of.
Made from 100% arabica beans, this coffee undergoes the highest quality standard of production, so you can be sure that each cup will not be different from the ones brewed in Starbucks cafe. This coffee also allows for various brewing methods when ground, including a drip brewer, pour-over, coffee press, and moka pot.
- Mild and easy to drink
- Good flavor
- Low acidity
- Flavor drops when brewed with a quick method.
To make the top of any list, you need to be worth every penny, and that’s exactly what customers say about this coffee. Stumptown Coffee Roasters Holler Mountain whole bean coffee is a full-bodied blend with an excellent citrus burst that perfectly pairs with creamy hazelnut and caramel notes. It is made with a combination of chocolate Latin American texture and the bright fine nature of east African beans,
Stumptown Coffee Roasters Holler Mountain is a medium roast coffee made from 100% arabica beans and is certified by USDA. What’s more? It has a perfect taste and enough caffeine to keep you going through each stressful day in the office. Each bag is packed correctly, dairy-free, and has a shelf life of 62 days — so you can be sure it’ll last long.
- Excellent taste
- Medium roast
- 100% arabica
- Balanced flavor
- Easy to brew