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This is the first ever instant craft coffee range to launch in the UK and Ireland. NESCAFÉ AZERA have partnered Perky Blenders coffee roasters, an independent coffee roastery based in London, to bring the highest quality instant coffee to the UK and Ireland market.

Our First Instant Craft Coffee

Discover the blend

NESCAFÉ AZERA Perky Blenders Craft Coffee

The final blend is made using carefully selected high quality Sidamo and Djimmah coffee beans from Ethiopia. Discover its delicious, vibrant and juicy taste and aroma with every sip.

Who are Perky Blenders Coffee Roasters?

Who are Grindsmith Coffee Roasters?


Grindsmith are an independent, specialty coffee roaster based in Manchester, UK. They source their coffee from farms and projects across the three major coffee growing regions, and roast their single origin coffee beans in their own Manchester coffee roastery. 

Through this unique partnership, NESCAFÉ AZERA and Grindsmith have combined the worlds of instant and craft, to develop instant coffee with all the quality you would expect from your local coffee shop. Peter Gibson, Co-Founder of Grindsmith, explains he is so "proud to have Grindsmith's name on this tin".

Perky Blenders

Perky Blenders

Perky Blenders like to think of themselves as one big family. They were family-formed back in 2015 by Adam & Victoria Cozens, along with Adam’s younger brother. Five years on, they still have the same aims of being responsible, friendly and accessible to all.

They operate out of their Leytonstone roastery, with a vibrant team of enthusiastic staff. While they source from the best producers around the world, they roast right here in East London, blending coffees together to create amazing flavours you won't get anywhere else.

Who are the SCA?

Who are the SCA?

The SCA (Specialty Coffee Association) is a non-profit, membership-based organisation that represents thousands of coffee professionals, from producers to baristas all over the world.

The SCA have a strict practice of grading coffee. Coffee must score above 80/100 on the Speciality Coffee Association scale to be regarded by the industry as a speciality craft coffee. NESCAFÉ AZERA Perky Blenders Craft Coffee scored 80/100, making this the only known instant coffee able to claim the craft accolade.

Discover Craft Coffee in an Instant

We partnered with the independent coffee Roastery Perky Blenders to create the UK and Ireland’s first instant craft coffee range. This speciality blend makes it easy to enjoy a craft coffee experience from the comfort of your own home. Show us yours on Instagram and follow @nescafeazera for the latest lifestyle and recipe coffee content!


See what our coffee consumers think...

We’re passionate about making great coffee that everyone can enjoy and are constantly challenging ourselves to develop pioneering coffee experiences for you. Our Nescafe Azera Craft Coffee is our latest instant coffee innovation and is getting some great feedback!

Nescafé Azera Craft Coffee on a table


What is craft coffee? What is a coffee roaster? Why should I try NESCAFÉ AZERA Craft Coffee? Where can I buy this coffee?

Find out all you need to know about our new coffee that makes history. Read on to find the answers to your questions.

Read the FAQs on this coffee

Read the FAQs on this coffee


Try This Recipe At Home

Recreate your coffee shop order at home and try making this Caramel Macchiato recipe using our NESCAFÉ AZERA Craft Coffee range. It's super simple to make in just 3 easy steps. Share a snap of your creation using the hashtags #CraftCoffee #NescafeRecipes


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Caramel Macchiato


Create It

  1. Add the vanilla syrup to your cup along with your freshly brewed NESCAFÉ AZERA Craft Coffee.   
  2. Stir to mix and top up with frothed milk.  
  3. Drizzle the caramel sauce on top. Serve immediately. 


  • 2-4tsp
    NESCAFÉ AZERA Craft Coffee brewed with 100ml of freshly boiled water
  • 400ml
    frothed semi-skimmed milk or dairy-free alternative
  • 2tsp
    sugar free vanilla syrup
  • 1tbsp
    caramel sauce
  • Required equipment
  • Milk frother
  • 2 glasses, to serve
  • Allergens in this recipe: Milk
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When you've finished this recipe, why not try making our other recipes using our NESCAFÉ AZERA Craft Coffee range? Choose from our warm and indulgent Hot White Russian, a rich and heavenly Maple Pecan Latte for a delicious taste experience, or a smooth and tempting Affogato that's a true crowd pleaser.

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