illy espresso coffee is roasted in Trieste Italy. Considered the world's finest espresso coffee, illy is available for sale in whole bean, fine grind, medium grind and convenient espresso pods. Illy's new iPer capsule are offered as well. illy is also available in three roasts: medium, dark and decaffeinated. 1st in Coffee sells every variety of illy coffee with free shipping on orders over $50. In the cup, the signature nine bean blend is like a symphony: rich, full bodied, multi-faceted, yet subtle. The taste is velvety, sweet with delicately balancing floral and fruity notes as well as hints of caramel, toast and chocolate. The blend is naturally fragrant with aromas of almond and honey.