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Spyhouse Coffee Roasters

Orion Espresso Blend

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Origin: Brazil; Guatemala; Ethiopia.

Roast: Medium

Est. Price: $16.00/12 ounces

Review Date: January 2014

Agtron: 56/65

Aroma: 8

Body: 8

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 8

With Milk: 9

Blind Assessment:

Evaluated as espresso. Sweetly intense. Carob, prune, brown sugar and moist tobacco leaf delicately expressed in aroma and pungently in the small cup with further complications of lime, cherry and cedar. Lightly smooth, creamy mouthfeel; the tobacco and cedar carry with particular clarity into the finish. Three parts milk rounds the carob and brown sugar to a sweet chocolate nuanced by the fruit and tobacco.

Notes:

Spyhouse Coffee Roasting emphasizes passion through knowledge and attention to building relationships within and around the coffee community. Visit www.spyhousecoffee.com or call 612-345-4348 for more information.

Who Should Drink It: Complex straight shot, but may be at its best in cappuccino and short milk beverages.

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