Muddy Dog Roasting
Old North State Blend
|Roaster Location:||Morrisville, North Carolina|
|Coffee Origin:||Not disclosed.|
|Review Date:||July 2008|
Blind Assessment: Rich, spicy and chocolate aroma with a mild smokiness. Mellow acidity with soft suggestions of tangy citrus. Balanced and complex flavors open as a vaguely fruity sweetness, then fade to nut and earth tones. Pleasant toasty, earthy and cocoa qualities persist into the finish.
Notes: All coffees in this blend are certified organically grown. Based in Morrisville, North Carolina, Muddy Dog Roasting is a small batch roaster focused on environmentally and socially responsible coffees and eco-friendly roasting. Visit
Who Should Drink It: For those who like to contemplate subtle complexity in a moderately dark-roasted coffee.
This review originally appeared in the July, 2008 tasting report: Readers' Choice 2008: Hearty Coffee from the Heartlands