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April 29, 2014 by Beans Ahoy

New Carte Noire capsules, compatible with your Nespresso®* machine

Premium French coffee brand, Carte Noire has launched a range of exquisite espresso capsules compatible with most Nespresso®* machines, to enable coffee lovers the freedom to enjoy a new quality coffee experience.

The capsules will be widely available in the coffee aisle in UK supermarkets making them a convenient and affordable way for people to create an extraordinary espresso at home.
The new range of capsules from Carte Noire features four distinct flavours and each espresso comes with its own special character. Some are accompanied by subtle fruity notes, whereas others offer a more complex chocolaty or nutty aftertaste. What’s more, there are a range of intensities so the higher the number, the higher the intensity, providing real choice whatever the mood or occasion

To celebrate the launch of the Espresso Collection, an exquisite range of espresso capsules compatible with most Nespresso®* machines, Carte Noire is giving Beans Ahoy readers the chance to win the Carte Noire espresso capsule range.

To enter simply answer this question: Which country is the home of Carte Noire?

Email your answer to for your chance to win (subject to terms and conditions below)

Carte Noire Espresso capsules contain 10 single servings and are available in supermarkets now at an RRP of £2.79. For more information visit
* Compatible with all Nespresso®* machines bought before July 1, 2013. After that date, compatible with most Nespresso®* machines bought. For additional information regarding compatibility, please see UK:

Terms and Conditions

The competition prize draw is open to all readers resident in the UK and are aged 18 and over. Employees of Beans Ahoy and the Promoter and their immediate families as well as anyone directly involved with the execution or administration of the competition are not permitted to enter.
The Competition will open at 8am on the 29th April 2014 and close at 5pm on the 2nd May 2014.
To enter: users must email their answers to the question – “Which country is the home of Carte Noire?” to before the closing time on the 2nd May 2014. Only one entry per email will be entered into the competition draw.
The prize consists of 4 boxes of Carte Noire Espresso capsules and one pair of Bodum espresso glasses. The variety of Espresso capsule awarded will be at the discretion of the Promoter. The winner will be selected at random. The winner of the competition draw will be notified by email or telephone within 24hrs after the closing date. Winners will be asked to provide a UK postal address for delivery of their prize. Winners have 14 days to respond by email with address details, if they do not respond within this time the Promoter shall select another winner at random from all the remaining valid entries. The prize will be sent via recorded delivery. The winner should allow up to 28 days from the date they provide their address details for delivery of their prize. Responsibility cannot be accepted by either Beans Ahoy or the Promoter for delay by the postal services. Incorrect, incomplete, illegal, misdirected or late entries being provided will not be accepted.

By entering the competition draw the entrants agree that their name will be announced publically on the Beans Ahoy blog and Twitter account and such information may be redistributed publically by the Promoter. Neither the Promoter nor Beans Ahoy can be held responsible for the failure to fulfil the obligations of any third parties involved in this promotion, although the Promoter will always endeavour to minimise the effect to the participant of any such failure.

All entries must be made directly by the person entering the promotion. Bulk, third party or entries made online using methods such as a macro, a script or the use of automated devices or processes are not allowed and all such entries will be disqualified. The prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for any alternatives in whole or in part. In the event, and for any reason, the prize winner does not accept an element of the prize at any time, then that element of the prize will be forfeited by the winner and neither cash not any other form of compensation will be supplied in lieu of that element of the prize. However the Promoter reserves the tight to provide an alternative prize of equal or greater value in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Beans Ahoy and the Promoter shall be entitled to undertake all action as may be necessary to ensure the fair and lawful operation of the promotion including the investigation of fraudulent or invalid claims or entries and to request verification as to the identity, age, and other relevant details of any entrant or the winner. Beans Ahoy nor the Promoter accepts responsibility for late, incomplete, incorrectly submitted, corrupted or misdirected entries, network failure or delay.
If for any reason any aspect of this competition is not capable of running as planned including by reason of infection by computer virus, network failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures of any cause beyond the control of Beans Ahoy or the Promoter which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition, Beans Ahoy or the Promoter may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition, or invalidate any affected entries. Beans Ahoy or the Promoter shall be entitled to publish the name of the winner, the winner may be required to and agrees to participate in reasonable publicity arising from the promotion, free of charge, and they consent to Beans Ahoy and the Promoter using their name in promotional materials.
The decision of Beans Ahoy or the Promoter is final and no correspondence will be entered into. By entering the competition, the participate agrees to release the Beans Ahoy and the Promoter from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the competition or with the acceptance, possession, attendance at or use of any prize. These terms shall not exclude liability for death or personal injury caused by the negligence, or for fraud, or for any other type of liability that may not be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Beans Ahoy shall not be responsible for any defect of the Promoter’s prize or products howsoever arising.
The personal information entrants provide will be used by Beans Ahoy and the Promoter for the purposes of conducting this competition. Beans Ahoy or the Promoter may disclose entrants’ personal information to its contractors and agents to assist in conducting this competition or communicating with entrants. The Promoter is bound by the Data Protection Acts (1988 and 2003).
By taking part in this competition all entrants will be deemed to have accepter and be bound by these terms and conditions.
These terms and conditions are governed by English Law and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.


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