Natchitoches Coffee Company
Nakatosh Special Dark Roast
|Roaster Location:||Natchitoches, Louisiana|
|Coffee Origin:||Not disclosed|
|Review Date:||December 2003|
Blind Assessment: The sweet musty tones that run from aroma into cup read as distinctly nut-like -- walnuts perhaps -- with an edge of low-toned fruit: pumpkin and papaya. All of that detail fades in the finish, which is long, lush, and sweetly clean.
Notes: Nakatosh Special Dark Roast is a traditional local coffee brand currently revived in its original home of Notchitoches, Louisiana. Visit
Who Should Drink It: Lovers of regional tradition: This is a blend that refers honorably and explicitly to southern Louisiana coffee tradition.
This review originally appeared in the December, 2003 tasting report: Fragrance and Weight: Winter Coffees from the Pacific