Temple Coffee Roasters

Guatemala Los Santos

Location: Sacramento, California

Origin: Chimaltenango Department, Guatemala

Roast: Medium-Light

Est. Price: $19.00/12 ounces

Review Date: August 2019

Agtron: 54/74

Aroma: 9

Acidity/Structure: 8

Body: 9

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 7

Blind Assessment:

Bittersweet, rich-toned. Date, grapefruit zest, hazelnut, cedar, freesia-like flowers in aroma and cup. Sweet-toned structure with brisk acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. The finish is framed by aromatic wood notes (cedar) with date and hazelnut undertones and a throughline of grapefruit zest.


Produced at Los Santos Farm entirely from trees of the admired Bourbon variety of Arabica and processed by the washed method. Temple Coffee is a quality-focused retail and wholesale specialty roaster active in Sacramento, California since 2005. Committed to sourcing, roasting and brewing the finest coffees, Temple features coffee from distinguished single estates and cooperatives around the world. Visit templecoffee.com or call 916-454-1282 for more information.

The Bottom Line: A richly bittersweet Guatemala cup punctuated by pretty notes of citrus zest throughout.

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