House Blend by Dean & Deluca Review | CoffeeReview.com
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  • Dean & Deluca

    St. Helena, California
  • House Blend

Roast: NA Review Date: June 2000
Origin: Southern Mexico; valley surrounding the city of Guatemala Antigua, south-central Guatemala. Price: NA
 

Blind Assessment: Agreeably balances roast pungency and classic high-grown acidity. The roast rounds the acidity and turns the fruit richly dry.

Notes: Agreeably balances roast pungency and classic high-grown acidity. The roast rounds the acidity and turns the fruit richly dry. The fine print on the wine-look foil bag reveals that this blend combines Guatemala Antigua and Mexico Altura (Altura is a grade description for high-grown Mexican coffee), hence its appearance in this Central America cupping report. From the 1999/2000 cr

Who Should Drink It: Too robust and dry for some palates, but should make a sturdy French press coffee that will stand up to some milk and sugar.

AROMA:7
ACIDITY:8
BODY:7
FLAVOR:7
AFTERTASTE:8
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