Sumatra Blue Batak by Coffee Klatch Review |
Roast: Medium Review Date: April 2007
Origin: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Price: $9.95/12oz

Blind Assessment: Deeply pungent, tightly complex aroma: grapefruit, earth, caramel, perhaps a hint of butter. In the cup fat bodied, sweetly pungent, with earth tones that lean toward a rich malt. The sweet-toned finish stays on the robust, rich side of astringent.

Notes: Blue Batak is a particularly refined version of the traditional style of Sumatra coffee. Coffee Klatch is an award-winning small-batch roasting company in the Los Angeles area whose resident barista and trainer, Heather Perry, won the 2003 United States Barista Championship brewing a Coffee Klatch espresso blend. Visit or call 877-455-2824 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Those who think beauty is more than pretty.


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