Black Bag Roasters and Aldi Australia win world series roasting award

Black Bag Roasters

Black Bag Roasters and Aldi Coffee Australia have taken out the 2024 Golden Bean World Series Trophy for the Large Chain/Franchise Category for the Aldi Lazzio coffee bean range.

The Melbourne-based roaster entered a coffee in each of the three categories: espresso, milk-based and filter.

“The result is amazing and is exactly what we strive for every day at Nomad Coffee Group – exceptional results. We couldn’t be prouder of our producers, our team, and of course our coffee partners, Aldi Coffee Australia. The fact that it is now five years in a row is incredible and we’re already looking forward to 2025,” says Nomad Coffee Group CEO Craig Dickson.

Black Bag Roasters is part of the Nomad Coffee Group – a collective of coffee-focused businesses under the Minor International banner.

Throughout its years of operation, it has grown to service the Australian, APAC and international markets. At its roastery and headquarters in Richmond, Victoria, Black Bag Roasters has the capacity to produce up to 90 tonne of coffee per week across a variety of formats and bag sizes.

Its newly opened, state of the art roastery and warehouse in Truganina has been specially designed to produce a further 200 tonnes of high quality roasted coffee.

Across both sites, its production team utilise state of the art equipment, including Diedrich and Brambati roasting systems, and Rovema automated packing lines.

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