Café Amazonico – Green
Colombian Coffee Federation
|Review Date:||August 1999|
Blind Assessment: "Inconsistent, dull sweetness," reported one cupper, which pretty much summed up consensus on this coffee, although a couple of panelists admired its soft fruit, peach-like tones. Three of us detected an outright defect, probably hard ferment.
Notes: "Inconsistent, dull sweetness" sums it up. One of the new Colombian Coffee Federation specialty coffees. From any number of 1,800 small farms. Grown in full or partial shade from trees of the traditional typica variety at elevations ranging from 3,300 to 4,000 feet, a relatively modest height for
This review originally appeared in the August, 1999 tasting report: Colombia Coffees