Green Mountain Coffee

Nantucket Blend (K-Cup)

Location: Waterbury, Vermont

Origin: East Africa; Indonesia; the Americas.

Roast: Medium

Est. Price: $16.49/24 K-Cups

Review Date: January 2012

Agtron: 0/52

Aroma: 7

Acidity: 7

Body: 7

Flavor: 8

Aftertaste: 7

Blind Assessment:

(As brewed in a Keurig Special Edition B60 single-serve brewing device using a “K-Cup” capsule to produce 6-ounce serving): Delicate profile: caramel, gently tart fruit in the aroma, with the caramel deepening toward dark chocolate in the cup. Soft, balanced acidity; leanish though smooth mouthfeel. Sweet, caramelly finish.


Reviewed in K-Cup format for Keurig single-serve brewers. Keurig brewing devices were among the first single-serve brewers on the market, starting in the mid 1990’s with office models and now offered in several home models with a variety of features and price points. Keurig/Green Mountain, formerly Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, pioneered single-serve capsule brewing in the United States with its Keurig brewing system, and remains one of the country’s leading large specialty roasters, offering a particularly wide-ranging variety of origins and roast styles. Visit www.GreenMountainCoffee.com or call 888-879-4627 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: A delicate, gently balanced morning cup for K-Cuppers.

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