In the DLG Quality Test for Coffee and Coffee Beverages each product is tested in accordance with scientific quality standards and an expert report certified in compliance with DIN and ISO is produced.
Range of products tested:
- Roasted coffee (ground, whole beans, pads, capsules)
- Soluble coffee
- Cappuccino products
- testing packaging and labeling
- Product-specific sensory analysis including appearance, odour, taste, balance, where applicable crema
- Analytical parameters (e.g. ochratoxin A, caffeine)
Coffee and coffee beverages that pass the DLG tests receive the “DLG award winner” medal in Gold, Silver or Bronze.