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The Fresh Market

Peru San Ignacio

Location: Greensboro, North Carolina

Origin: Cajamarca growing region, Peru.

Roast: Medium

Est. Price: $12.99/12 oz.

Review Date: June 2010

Agtron: 54/64

Aroma: 9

Acidity: 8

Body: 8

Flavor: 9

Aftertaste: 7

Blind Assessment:

Gently opulent night flowers, orangy fruit and a hint of fresh-cut aromatic wood in aroma and cup. Soft aroma, sweet acidity, lightly syrupy mouthfeel, rich, round balance. Simplifies slightly in the finish.

Notes:

Sold exclusively at The Fresh Market stores as part of a farm-direct coffee importing program called Project Direct Coffee. The Fresh Market is a chain of specialty food stores with locations throughout the eastern United States. Visit www.projectdirectcoffee.com for more information.

Who Should Drink It: A gently rich cup with quiet yet intriguing aromatics.


This review originally appeared in the June, 2010 tasting report: Along the Andes: Coffees of Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru

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