The aroma is subdued but complex with leather, chocolate and apricot. In the cup a fine balance of bitter bite and seductive sweetness, complicated by an apricot-almond-toned fruit and a crisp bittersweet chocolate. Medium-bodied, gently rich.
Allegro Coffee, a subsidiary of Whole Foods Market, offers one of the country's richest arrays of single-origin coffees and blends as well some of the country's most informative coffee labeling. Visit
Who Should Drink It
This bittersweet blend provides comfort without sentimentality.
Explore Similar Coffees
Click here for more reviews from Allegro Coffee
This review originally appeared in the December, 2003 tasting report: Fragrance and Weight: Winter Coffees from the Pacific