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We found 10 reviews that match your search for May 2012. 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.


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  • Klatch Coffee

    Upland, California
  • Rwanda Fair Trade Cafe Feminino

Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Gakenke District, Rwanda. Price: $14.95/12 ounces
Tart, honeyish, refreshing. Orange, honey, flowers, blackberry in aroma and cup. Round, resonant acidity; syrupy mouthfeel. Long, flavor-saturated finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:9
BODY:9
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:50/63

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Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Rwanda Price: $12.99/12 ounces
Intense, bright, floral. Flowers, pear, apricot, hints of honey and cocoa in aroma and cup. Rich, forceful but balanced acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Fruit notes in particular carry into a long, resonant finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:9
BODY:9
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:56/69

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Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Burundi Price: $13.99/16 ounces
Complex floral character, combining jasmine-like sweetness and bitterish lavender. Deepening hints of plum-like fruit and cocoa. Soft, spicy acidity; leanish though silky mouthfeel. A savory hint turns up in the rich, floral-toned finish.
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:52/59

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Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Burundi Price: $16.75/12 ounces
Dry and brisk yet juicy. Layered dark berry and tamarind notes in aroma and cup, with hints of orange and cocoa. Crisp acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. The dry berry note carries deep into the finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:9
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:58/72

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Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Burundi Price: $16.99/12 ounces
Dry, crisply juicy. Tart berry, cocoaish nut, peach, lavender-like flowers in aroma and cup. Brisk acidity; light, silky mouthfeel. Long, dry finish.
 
AROMA:9
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:58/72

91
Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Rwanda Price: $12.99/12 ounces
Brisk, delicate, complex. Apricot, mandarin orange, dark chocolate, night flowers in aroma and cup. Gently crisp acidity; silky mouthfeel. Richly dry, flavor-saturated finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:9
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:56/69

90
Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Rwanda Price: $16.95/16 ounces
Lush, ripe cherry and table grape in aroma and cup, complemented by a dry, savory cedar note, particularly in the cup. Crisp, delicately balanced acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Simple but rich finish.
 
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:55/64

90
Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Mbeya, southwestern Tanzania. Price: $15.50/12 ounces
Brisk, cedary berry notes dominate in aroma and cup, with hints of cocoa and a rounder, juicier fruit, cherry perhaps. Softly balanced acidity; impressively plush, lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Rich, straightforward finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:9
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:54/62

90
Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Mbeya, southwestern Tanzania. Price: $14.75/12 ounces
Round, sweet-toned, gently plush. Cocoa, flowers, plum-like fruit in aroma and cup. Delicate, crisp acidity; light but smooth mouthfeel. Flavor carries into a gently rich finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:55/63

90
Roast: Medium Review Date: May 2012
Origin: Burundi Price: $14.00/12 ounces
Crisp lavender-like flowers dominate, with hints of lemon, blackberry and honey in aroma and cup. A spicy, savory suggestion deepens the cup. Gently and sweetly tart acidity; silky mouthfeel. Rich, bittersweet finish.
AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:8
AGTRON:52/64