El Salvador Finca Los Lainez by Coffee Klatch Review | CoffeeReview.com
  • Coffee Klatch

    San Dimas, California
  • El Salvador Finca Los Lainez

Roast: Light Review Date: November 2008
Origin: Usulutan Department, El Salvador. Price: NA

Blind Assessment: Delicate, sweet-toned aroma: molasses, flowers, flowering grass. In the cup intense but sweetly balanced acidity, silky mouthfeel, lush floral and milk chocolate notes. Long, rich, chocolate-toned finish.

Notes: The fields of Finca Las Lainez are planted entirely in the heirloom Bourbon variety of Arabica. A prize winner in the 2008 El Salvador Cup of Excellence (www.cupofexcellence.org) competition, where as a green (unroasted) coffee this lot attracted a score of 89.31 from an international jury. Coffee Klatch is an award-winning small-batch roasting company in the Los Angeles area whose resident barista and trainer, Heather Perry, won both the 2003 and 2007 United States Barista Championships brewing a Coffee Klatch espresso blend. Visit www.klatchroasting.com or call 877-455-2824 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: A pure, classic Central American coffee perfectly developed in the roast.


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