Beethoven's Viennese Blend by Santa Cruz Coffee Company Review | CoffeeReview.com
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  • Santa Cruz Coffee Company

    Watsonville, California
  • Beethoven's Viennese Blend

Roast: NA Review Date: August 2001
Origin: Guatemala, other origins. Price: NA
 

Blind Assessment: Medium-bodied but smooth, sweet, chocolaty, with a glint of dry acidity to animate the sweetness. The roast taste is backgrounded and unobtrusive, wrapped in the chocolate-toned sweetness.

Notes: Medium-bodied but smooth, sweet, chocolaty, with a glint of dry acidity to animate the sweetness. A fine example of a smooth, discreetly dark-roasted coffee. A blend composed entirely of certified organically grown and Fair-Trade certified coffees. Santa Cruz Coffee Company was founded in 1978, making it the longest established roasting company on California 's central coast. It operates three retail locations

Who Should Drink It: A fine example of the smooth, discreetly dark-roasted style of blend American roasters call Vienna or Viennese. The roastiness is quietly present, but the sugars are caramelized rather than burned, and a touch of brightness livens the cup.

AROMA:6
ACIDITY:6
BODY:7
FLAVOR:8
AFTERTASTE:7
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