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We found 11 reviews that match your search for September 2013. Coffees are listed in reverse chronological order by review date. Older reviews may no longer accurately reflect current versions of the same coffee. Click on roaster images to visit roaster websites.


95
Roast: Medium Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Acatenango growing region, Guatemala. Price: $20.00/8 ounces
Exhilaratingly intense and intricate floral notes, candied citrus, crisp roasted cacao nib, a hint of moist pipe tobacco in aroma and cup. Balanced, gently bright acidity; silky, buoyant mouthfeel. Very sweet, long, juicy finish.
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:9
BODY:9
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:9
AGTRON:50/65

93
Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Acatenango growing region, Guatemala. Price: CAD $11.95/12 ounces
Sweetly tart, richly brisk. Cedar, plum, black currant, a hint of lemon in aroma and cup, where a slight herby suggestion contributes savory depth. Rich, lively acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates in a crisp finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:9
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:62/72

93
  • Klatch Coffee

    Los Angeles, California
  • Guatemala Covadonga Micro-Lot

Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Antigua, Guatemala Price: $13.50/12 ounces
Smooth, layered complexity. Delicate floral notes, nut-toned chocolate, honey, a hint of banana in aroma and cup. Balanced, sweet-toned acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. The floral notes in particular surface in a sweet, surprisingly deep finish.
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:9
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:53/69

93
Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Huehuetenango Department, Guatemala. Price: $15.95/12 ounces
Deep, complex. Honey, dark chocolate, orange, night-blooming flowers in aroma and cup. Juicy, lively acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Orange and chocolate notes in particular carry into a crisp finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:9
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:54/68

93
  • CafeTaster

    I-Lan City, Taiwan
  • Guatemala Injerto EI-04 Noble Age

Roast: Medium Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Huehuetenango, Guatemala. Price: NTD $1800/8 ounces
Sweetly tart, crisply juicy. Cedar, orange, blackberry, a hint of roasted cacao nib in aroma and cup. Bright but sweet acidity. Syrupy mouthfeel. Rich, deep, gently drying finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:9
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:51/62

92
Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Antigua, Guatemala Price: $12.00/12 ounces
Sweet, delicately bright. Flowers, plum, honey, roasted cacao nib in aroma and cup. Gently bright, juicy acidity; light, silky mouthfeel. Crisply sweet, cleanly fruit-toned finish with a hint of chocolate in the long.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:52/76

91
  • Roast House

    Spokane, Washington
  • Guatemalan Batzchocola

Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: El Quiche Department, south central Guatemala Price: $14.00/16 ounces
Lushly pungent, plummy. Dark chocolate, plum, cedar, night-blooming flowers in aroma and cup. Round, resonant acidity; smooth, silky mouthfeel. Richly sweet though drying finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:52/70

91
Roast: Medium Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Huehuetenango, Guatemala. Price: $14.00/12 ounces
Syrupy, pungent. A particularly fragrant cedar, orange zest, grape, honey and a hint of carob-like chocolate in aroma and cup. Round, resonant, slightly drying acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates in a round, quiet finish.
 
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:9
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:53/67

91
Roast: Medium Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Antigua, Guatemala Price: GTQ 100/12 ounces
Delicately chocolaty with an engaging layered complexity. Nut-toned chocolate, cinnamon, plum, a savory hint of thyme in aroma and cup. Crisp, perfectly balanced acidity; silky mouthfeel. Sweet but gently drying, straightforward finish.
 
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:9
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:53/65

91
Roast: Light Review Date: September 2013
Origin: Santa Rosa, Guatemala. Price: $16.75/12 ounces
Rich, deep, bittersweet. Honey, bitter orange, lavender, green grape in aroma and cup, where a savory/salty edge complicates the structure. Round but brisk acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates in a crisply drying finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:68/79

90
  • Cafe Virtuoso

    San Diego, California
  • Guatemala Organic Fair Trade

Roast: Medium Review Date: September 2013
Origin: El Quiche Department, south central Guatemala Price: $15.00/12 ounces
Deeply pungent. Apricot, cedar, nut, roasted cacao nib in aroma and cup. Round, richly bittersweet acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Apricot and chocolate in particular carry into a long, resonant finish.
 
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:52/62