As the term suggests, single origin coffee is the coffee that is derived and produced from a single plantation. Single origin coffee beans have the same properties in terms of taste, acidity and flavour.
On the other hand, when beans of different coffee plantations are mixed together and then processed, it results in a coffee blend.
Blends are popular because people often feel like mixing different flavours to create the ideal flavour is the right way to go about it. But, how about creating a coffee beverage to suit the flavour of the coffee profile?
Let’s put it simply, we all know the difference in quality and taste between a single malt whiskey and a blended whiskey. Which one do you prefer? The best whiskeys of the world are the single malts. There you have an answer and an explanation.