Honduras Cup of Excellence Lot #17
|Roaster Location:||Portland, Maine|
|Coffee Origin:||El Paraiso Department, Honduras.|
|Est. Price:||$19.25/12 ounces|
|Review Date:||March 2011|
Blind Assessment: Soft notes of fruit in the aroma deepen in the delicate, crisply balanced cup, suggesting sweet orange and a lemon-toned cocoa. Silky mouthfeel. Gentle, sweet-toned acidity. A fruit-edged sweetness carries into the finish.
Notes: A prize winner in the 2010 Honduras Cup of Excellence (www.cupofexcellence.org) competition, where as a green (unroasted) coffee it placed seventeenth out of hundreds of entries, attracting a score of 85.25 from an international jury. Bard Coffee is a coffeehouse and roasting company based in Portland, Maine that is focused on distinctive single origin coffees. Bard Coffee is co-owned by Bob Garver, who judges at barista competitions in the United States and internationally. Visit www.bardcoffee.com or call 207-899-4788 for more information.
Who Should Drink It: Balance, delicacy and notes of lemon and cocoa in an award-winning coffee.