Guatemala Antigua by Reading Coffee Roasters Review | CoffeeReview.com
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  • Reading Coffee Roasters

    Birdsboro, Pennsylvania
  • Guatemala Antigua

Roast: Medium Review Date: June 2006
Origin: Antigua valley, central Guatemala Price: NA
 

Blind Assessment: Simple but classically appealing coffee. High-toned, sweetly spicy aroma with tight-knit suggestions of flowers, chocolate and sweet tomato that amplify in the richly acidy cup. The finish stays on the roundly hearty side of astringent.

Notes: Antigua, from the valley surrounding the colonial town of Guatemala Antigua, is Guatemala's most celebrated coffee origin. Reading Coffee Roasters specializes in "gourmet coffees medium roasted the old fashioned European way - Never bitter or burnt!" according to its website. Visit www.readingcoffee.com or call 800-331-6713 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: A less-is-more sort of coffee for modern classicists.

AROMA:8
ACIDITY:8
BODY:8
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:7
AGTRON:53/67


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