Spyhouse Coffee Roasters

Colombia Santiago Joven

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Origin: Timana growing region, Huila Department, southern Colombia

Roast: Medium-Light

Est. Price: $17.00/12 ounces

Review Date: May 2014

Agtron: 57/77

Aroma: 9

Acidity: 9

Body: 8

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 8

Blind Assessment:

Pungent and savory-sweet. Roasted cacoa nib and nut, lily, complex fruit (apricot, plum, blood orange), a hint of sweet licorice bark in aroma and cup. Rich, juicy acidity; lightly plush mouthfeel. Floral and cacao notes in particular carrying into a crisp finish.


Farmer Santiago Joven of Finca La Montanita is a member of the ASPROTIMANA cooperative. Founded in 2001 by thirty-two producers, ASPROTIMANA is now comprised of nearly ninety. Spyhouse Coffee Roasting emphasizes building relationships within and around the coffee community through passion and knowledge. Visit www.spyhousecoffee.com or call 612-345-4348 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: A distinctive variation on the classic Colombia profile, juicy with a crisp, engaging savory edge.

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