About the Product
How is Suntory BOSS Coffee made? How is BOSS Coffee different from other ready-to-drink coffees?
Suntory BOSS Coffee differs from other ready-to-drink coffee brands because of its unique “flash- brew” process. While it’s new to the ANZ market, it has old roots in Japan. With this authentic Japanese-style process, coffee is brewed hot to unlock deep rich flavour, and then chilled down in seconds to lock it in. The result is a distinct, rich coffee flavour that is bold and well-balanced.
What does flash-brew mean?
In this authentic Japanese-style process, coffee is brewed hot to maximise the extraction of flavour compounds, then cooled down rapidly to preserve them. This as opposed to cold brewing, in which coffee grounds are steeped in unheated water.
The result is true, rich coffee flavor that is bold and well-balanced.
Where does Suntory BOSS Coffee get its coffee beans?
BOSS’s coffee beans are primarily sourced from the finest coffee growing areas in Brazil and Colombia.
Is Suntory BOSS Coffee imported? Where is it manufactured?
Yes, Suntory BOSS Coffee is manufactured and imported from Japan. BOSS Coffee started its history in 1992 in Japan, and the team has been pursuing the best quality of RTD Coffee with the spirit of coffee craftsmanship.
How many calories and how much sugar does Suntory BOSS Coffee have?
Suntory BOSS Coffee Iced Long Black contains no sugar and no dairy and has only 5 calories per can.
Suntory BOSS Coffee Iced Latte has 2.7g sugar / 100ml or 6.3g per can. It has 52 calories per can.
How much caffeine does Suntory BOSS Coffee have?
135mg per can (57mg/100ml), which is just shy of an average (150mg) double shot espresso
Note: there is no legal limit of how much caffeine can be container in coffee products such as BOSS. Note: caffeine does not havea %RDI
Is the product Halal certified?
Suntory BOSS coffee is not Halal certified. However, the product does not contain any other animal product other than dairy in the Iced Latte variant
What are the product ingredients?
Boss Black: Brewed Coffee, Water, Coffee Powder, Coffee Extract, Flavours, Acidity Regulator (500)
Boss Latte: Brewed Coffee, Water, Milk, Coffee Extracts, Sugar, Milk Solids, Acidity Regulator (500), Sodium Caseinate, Emulsifier (473), Flavours, Roasted Sugar, Sweetener (950).
Note: E950, also known as Acesulfame Potassium, is a calorie-free sweetener that is widely used around the world in sugarfree or sugar-reduced beverage products to add sweetness. Its safety for human consumption has been well documented and proven, and there are strict guidelines that manufacturers must adhere to regarding the amount that can be added to food and beverage products.
Is the product vegan?
Boss Black is vegan suitable.
Boss Latte is not, due to the presence of milk based ingredients.
Packaging and Recyclability
Is the packaging recyclable? What type of can is the Suntory BOSS Coffee can?
The Suntory BOSS Coffee can is made from steel – and the range is recyclable and able to accepted at Container Deposit scheme.
Who makes Suntory BOSS Coffee?
Suntory BOSS Coffee is made by global company Suntory, headquartered in Japan. Suntory BOSS Coffee started its history in 1992 in Japan, and the team has been pursuing the best quality of RTD Coffee with the spirit of coffee craftsmanship.
Where Can I Buy?
Where can I purchase Suntory BOSS ready-to-drink coffee? (Australia and New Zealand)
New Zealand – all petrol stations, all grocery stores and select convenience stores
Australia – all good petrol and convenience stores and select Woolworths stores