Procter & Gamble
Folgers Aroma Roasted
|Roaster Location:||Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Review Date:||January 2000|
Blind Assessment: I 'd call this heavy-bodied coffee rich if there was anything to be rich. The aroma is pleasantly sweet, but the cup displays -- quite literally -- no flavor whatsoever, only primary taste sensation, a sort of heavy emptiness with insinuations of bitterness and sweetness.
Notes: The aroma is pleasantly sweet, but the cup displays -- quite literally -- no flavor whatsoever. "Pure coffee" the can says, not pure arabica coffee, which almost certainly means this blend contains robustas, the heavy, tasteless villains of the coffee world. The flavor profile suggests it contains a lot of robustas. Sold pre-ground and in a vacuum-s
Who Should Drink It: People without olfactory functions.
This review originally appeared in the January, 2000 tasting report: Supermarket Coffees