|Roaster Location:||Lexington, Virginia|
|Coffee Origin:||Huehuetenango growing region, Guatemala.|
|Est. Price:||$12.50/12 ounces|
|Review Date:||May 2011|
Blind Assessment: Soft and balanced. Sweet-toned nut dominates in aroma and cup, with rounding melon-like fruit and citrusy top notes. Crisply tart acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Simple, sweet, gently rich finish.
Notes: This coffee is Rainforest Alliance certified, meaning it was produced following sustainable ecological and socio-economic criteria developed by the Sustainable Agricultural Network, a coalition of independent, environment-focused non-governmental organizations. SHB or Strictly Hard Bean is the highest grade of Guatemala coffee based on growing altitude. Founded in 1990, Lexington Coffee is an award winning artisan roasting company based in Virginia. Lexington’s focus on fresh, flavorful and sustainable coffee explains its motto, “Uncommon and Uncompromised.” Visit www.lexingtoncoffee.com or call 800-322-6505 for more information.
Who Should Drink It: Those who favor a medium-roasted cup with discreet fruit notes, balance and sweetness.