Ciro’s Success


New times call for new measures: Taking coffee education online

At Ciro Coffee Academy, education is at the heart of everything we do. We have always prided ourselves on our varied array of training courses, covering every aspect of the specialty coffee industry – from modules on latte art and pouring the perfect shot of espresso to fully qualified local and international accredited qualifications. Any […]

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Covid-19 Customer Communication

Dear Valued Customer As an essential service provider, Ciro Full Service Beverage Company (Ciro) will remain open and continue to deliver your beverage needs and technical assistance during lockdown. Ciro is aware of our responsibilities towards our employees and our loyal customer and have taken all the necessary and government gazetted precautions to maintain health […]

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Win Coffee For A Year With Freshstop and House of Coffees

Click the link below to download the Freshstop House of Coffees competition T’s and C’s. Competition valid from 1 October 2020 – 30 December 2020 HOC Win Coffee for a year competition T’s and C’s

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Ciro Coffee Academy Training Centres certified as SCA Premier Training Campuses

We are excited to announce that the Ciro Coffee Academy’s Gauteng and Kwazulu Natal training centres have been certified as Premier Training Campuses by the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA). With the Gauteng Lavazza training centre awarded certification for Barista Skills, Brewing and Roasting and KZN for Barista Skills and Brewing. This certification from the Specialty […]

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We’re brewing HOPE with Blacksmith!

Blacksmith coffee movement is not only about the crafting of beautiful coffee blends from sustainable sources, that is just the start. Its real purpose is what comes after. Blacksmith is a movement for social change, a platform for job creation and skills development that empowers, shares wisdom, stimulates the entrepreneurial spirit and inspires creativity. Sindiswa […]

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SA’s best to take on the World Coffee Championship stage!

Ciro is wishing our local champs all the best as they prepare to travel to Berlin, Germany to represent South Africa at the 2019 World Coffee Championships (WCC) World of Coffee event, taking place from 6-8 June 2019. South African Latte Art Champion Christopher Abrahams and Thabang Maluleka South African Cup Tasters champion will be […]

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Local Champions Make Us Proud!

Scoring a hat trick at Nationals! Team Ciro really shined at the SCASA National Coffee Competition that took place this last weekend, with three phenomenally skilled individuals showing everyone what they’re made of. The Artist Six years ago, a young law student named Christopher Abrahams decided to answer his calling and accept a job offer […]

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Local Latte Art Champion Competes in Brazil

Six years ago, a young law student called Christopher Abrahams decided to answer his calling and accept a job offer at Ciro Full Service Beverage Company. His passion for all things coffee – Latte art in particular – has led him to compete in regional and national coffee competitions and, this year, he was crowned […]

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Congratulations Thabang Maluleka – Gauteng Regional Cup Tasters Champion

Congratulations to Thabang Maluleka for winning the Gauteng Regional Cup Tasters Championship at the SCASA Gauteng regional Barista championships held at HOSTEX last week. The Cup Tasters Championship awards the professional coffee cupper who demonstrates speed, skill, and accuracy in distinguishing the taste differences in specialty coffees. Coffees of the world have many distinct taste […]

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Exclusive to Ciro – Jacobs espresso blends

For the first time in South Africa, Ciro will exclusively be offering the new Jacobs espresso blends for the professional service market: Jacobs Caffe Crema and Jacobs Bankett Medium (both available in 1kg). More than 100 years ago, coffee master Johann Jacobs had a dream to deliver the freshest coffee in Germany and let people […]

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South African Government COVID-19 Resource Portal

For the latest information from the South African Government on COVID-19, please visit the Resource Portal.