French Roast by Torreo Coffee Review |
  • Torreo Coffee

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • French Roast

Roast: Very-Dark Review Date: October 2002
Origin: Not disclosed. Price: NA

Blind Assessment: Not much nuance here, but a solid ultra-dark roast. John Weaver: "Good clean flavor with mellow body and a nice finish" (83). Ken: "Balanced dark roast. Bittersweet, medium body, smooth mouthfeel, though a touch astringent in the finish" (82).

Notes: Torreo is a quality oriented, mainly wholesale specialty roaster serving the larger Philadelphia area. Visit or call 888-2-TORREO for more info.

Who Should Drink It: Those who enjoy the drama of a very dark roast without the typical affliction of charred thinness.


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