Ciao Pittsburgh Introduces “La Famiglia Blend”—100% Arabica Custom Espresso Blend


Love espresso?

Now you can enjoy Ciao Pittsburgh’s own, La Famiglia Blend. After months of taste testing different blends, we’ve had imported espresso and Sumatra beans blended to give that wonderful traditional premium Italian espresso shot that every espresso drinker loves.

This Columbian and Indonesian blend exhibits balance between aroma, acidity, and complexity while producing a smooth well rounded traditional premium espresso shot.

You’ll be able to purchase the espresso on our site beginning next week.

Email me at if you want to fill your orders now.

You can order ½ lb. and 1 lb. bags in either grounded for espresso or whole beans.

  • 1/2 lb. ground espresso: $8.00
  • 1/2 lb. whole bean espresso: $8.00
  • 1 lb. ground espresso: $14.00
  • 1 lb. whole bean espresso: $14.00
  • 1/2 lb. ground for drip coffee: $8.00
  • 1 lb. ground for drip coffee: $14.00

We’re very excited about this new venture and hope that you and your famiglia enjoys our espresso as much as my famiglia does. Grazie!

Blend Description

Sumatra: A bean from the Indonesian Islands produces a syrupy rich and smooth cup of café.

Espresso: The popular Italian roast is the strongest and darkest Colombian roasted to perfection to brew a unique cup of café.

Use: Stand alone, cappuccinos, and lattes.