Paradise Roasters

Fair Trade Organic Mexico Chiapas

Location: Ramsey, Minnesota

Origin: Chiapas State, Mexico

Roast: Medium-Light

Est. Price: $14.95/12 ounces

Review Date: May 2013

Agtron: 61/70

Aroma: 9

Acidity: 7

Body: 8

Flavor: 8

Aftertaste: 8

Blind Assessment:

Complex nut notes (walnut, pecan), cedar, butter, and a floral top note in aroma and cup. Quiet, brisk acidity; lightish but very silky mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates but maintains in a sweet, gently drying finish.


This coffee is certified organically grown and Fair Trade certified, meaning it was purchased from small-holding farmers at a “fair” or economically sustainable price. Paradise Roasters specializes in micro-lot coffees and espressos from Hawaii and other premier coffee growing regions. The company prides itself on quality and freshness, craft-roasting coffees in small batches only after orders are placed. Visit www.paradiseroasters.com or call 763-433-0626 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Those who enjoy a rich but delicate cup with quietly original aromatics and excellent social and environmental credentials.

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