Kenya Grand Cru
|Roaster Location:||Thornton, Colorado|
|Coffee Origin:||South-central Kenya.|
|Est. Price:||$13.99/12 ounces|
|Review Date:||June 2014|
Blind Assessment: Tartly sweet, berry-toned, complex. Blackberry, black currant, dark chocolate and complex flowers, from bitterish lavender to sweet honeysuckle. Delicately lush, buoyant acidity; silky, lively mouthfeel. Berries and chocolate saturate a deep finish.
Notes: Allegro’s Kenya Grand Cru represents a selection of top lots produced in the heart of Kenya’s famed traditional coffee belt, mainly from the celebrated SL28 and SL34 varieties of Arabica. Allegro Coffee, a subsidiary of Whole Foods Market, offers one of the country's largest selections of single-origin coffees. Visit www.allegrocoffee.com or call 800-227-1107 for more information.
Who Should Drink It: Balance and elegance in a superb classic Kenya.