Santos Coffee

Ethiopia Yirgacheffe G1

Location: Minxiong, Chia-Yi, Taiwan

Origin: Yirgacheffe growing region, southern Ethiopia

Roast: Light

Est. Price: NT $250/225 grams

Review Date: March 2019

Agtron: 58/84

Aroma: 9

Acidity/Structure: 9

Body: 9

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 8

Blind Assessment:

Multi-layered and expressive. Star jasmine, cherry, maple syrup, cocoa nib, almond in aroma and cup. Sweetly tart structure with lively acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. The resonant finish leads with notes of jasmine and almond in the short, with cocoa-toned cherry returning in the long.


Santos Coffee is a micro-roaster based in Chia-Yi, Taiwan. Email xp1122992000@hotmail.com for more information.

The Bottom Line: A pretty, floral-toned Ethiopia cup with particularly vibrant acidity and plush mouthfeel.

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