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Paradise Roasters

Guatemala Huehuetenango Fair Trade Organic

Location: Ramsey, Minnesota

Origin: Huehuetenango growing region, Guatemala.

Roast: Medium-Light

Est. Price: $12.95/12 ounces

Review Date: August 2013

Agtron: 58/82

Aroma: 9

Acidity: 8

Body: 8

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 7

Blind Assessment:

Pungent cedar, delicate flowers, ripe grapefruit, dark chocolate in aroma and cup. Roundly tart, deeply expressed acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates in a rich though simple finish.

Notes:

Certified organically grown entirely from trees of the heirloom Bourbon variety of Arabica. Huehuetenango is one of the most respected of Guatemala coffee growing regions. 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 roundly tart Central America cup with a classic complement of aromatics.

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