Coffee Review - El Salvador El Amarillo by Johnson Brothers Coffee
Roast: Medium-Light Review Date: December 2010
Origin: Northwestern El Salvador Price: $11.95/12 ounces

Blind Assessment: Round and elegant. Dominated by notes of stone fruit and honey, with clear hints of flowers and citrus. Rich acidity, syrupy mouthfeel and a clean finish with long, fruit-toned sweetness.

Notes: Made up entirely of beans from the yellow-fruited strain of the heirloom Bourbon variety of Arabica, this coffee was produced by farmer Luis Alonso Araujo on a section of his farm Los Alpes called El Amarillo. Johnson Brothers Coffee Roasters is a distinguished small-batch roasting company. Visit or call 608-256-5282 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Deep, round, sweetly honeyish cup.


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