Panama Lerida Estate by Temple Coffee Review |
Roast: Medium Review Date: July 2013
Origin: Boquete growing region, western Panama Price: $17.50/12 ounces

Blind Assessment: Intensely and lushly pungent. Dark chocolate, cedar, lychee-like fruit, lilac in aroma and cup. Brisk, low-toned but vibrant acidity; full, satiny, lively mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates but persists in a rich, very mildly drying finish.

Notes: Lerida is one of the most celebrated of Panama farms; Lot 9 represents coffee grown at the second-highest elevation on the farm. From trees of the Caturra and Catuai varieties of Arabica. Temple Coffee is a quality-focused retail and wholesale specialty roaster active in Sacramento, California since 2005. Committed to sourcing, roasting and brewing the finest coffees, Temple features coffee from distinguished single estates and cooperatives around the world. Visit or call 916-454-1282 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Those who enjoy a strong-structured, aromatically complex classic cup.


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