Green Mountain Coffee
Colombian Fair Trade Select (K-Cup)
|Roaster Location:||Waterbury, Vermont|
|Est. Price:||$14.99/24 K-Cups|
|Review Date:||March 2016|
Blind Assessment: (As brewed in a Keurig 2.0 K500 Series single-serve brewing device at a 6-ounce serving size). Caramel-toned. Apricot, baker’s chocolate, almond, fresh-cut redwood in aroma and cup. Bright, juicy acidity; light, lively mouthfeel. The quietly resonant finish consolidates quickly, though the apricot suggestions persist.
Notes: This coffee is Fair Trade Certified, meaning it was purchased from small-holding farmers at a “fair” or economically sustainable price. Keurig/Green Mountain, formerly Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, pioneered single-serve capsule brewing in the United States with its Keurig brewing system, and offers a particularly wide-ranging variety of origins and roast styles for use in its sophisticated 2.0 brewing system. Visit www.greenmountaincoffee.com for more information.
The Bottom Line: A Colombia in K-cup format for those who enjoy caramel- and crisply- fruit-toned coffees.