Caffé Espresso by Fratelli Lollino Review | CoffeeReview.com
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  • Fratelli Lollino

    Chicago, Illinois
  • Caffé Espresso

Roast: Medium-Dark Review Date: April 2002
Origin: Not disclosed. Price: NA
 

Blind Assessment: An exceptional versatile espresso that maintains complexity and intrigue from small cup to big milk. Nuance ranges from chocolate and walnut to fermented fruit and malty/musty tones. The musty notes are sharp in the finish of the small cup but turn splendidly round and rich in milk. (87 straight espresso, 93 w/milk)

Notes: Fratelli Lollino is a Chicago-area wholesale roaster with a long and respected history as a supplier of espresso coffee. Visit not available or call 1-773-889-0777 for more info.

Who Should Drink It: The musty fermented fruit tones may put off the purist, but everyone else should enjoy the authoritatively rich, edgy complexity of this blend.

AROMA:8
BODY:7
FLAVOR:6
AFTERTASTE:6
WITH MILK:9
AGTRON:38/44


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