Brown Gold

100% Peruvian (RealCup capsule)

Location: Mississauga, Canada

Origin: Peru.

Roast: Medium

Est. Price: $26.52/48 RealCup capsules

Review Date: September 2013

Agtron: 0/51

Aroma: 7

Acidity: 7

Body: 7

Flavor: 8

Aftertaste: 8

Blind Assessment:

(As brewed in a Keurig K-Cup B70 Platinum single-serve brewing device using a “RealCup” capsule to produce a 6-ounce serving): Sweet-toned, balanced, quiet. Caramel, hazelnut, hints of flowers and ripe lemon in aroma and, more intensely, in the cup. Delicately brisk acidity; very lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor, particularly floral notes, carries with surprising intensity and persistence into a long, rich finish.


This coffee is part of the WaterWise Coffee initiative, which focuses on improving water access, conservation and purity in coffee producing countries. The project is a partnership between Brown Gold and TechnoServe, a leading NGO dedicated to helping men and women in poor areas of the developing world through technical education and support. RealCup capsules are manufactured by Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee and are compatible for use with the widely distributed Keurig K-Cup line of single-cup brewing devices. Brown Gold is a brand of Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee and neither Brown Gold nor RealCup have any affiliation with Keurig or K-Cup. Keurig and K-Cup are registered trademarks of Keurig Inc. Visit www.brown-gold.com or call 800-387-9398 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Owners of Keurig K-Cup and other compatible brewing devices who enjoy a delicate, balanced morning cup with a particularly fine finish.

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