Special Reserve – Green
Volcancito 2 Estate
|Review Date:||April 2001|
Blind Assessment: Pleasingly heavy, round, low-key, with a nicely balanced bittersweetness when hot. As the cup cooled sweetness enveloped the bitter tones and turned them pleasingly chocolate in the finish.
Notes: Pleasingly heavy, round, low-key, with a nicely balanced bittersweetness when hot. Volcancito 2 is operated by Teodoro Garrido of Café Garrido. This 25-bag lot was harvested from shade-grown trees of the catuai, caturra, and typica varieties growing at an elevation of approximately 4,600 feet (1,400 meters) and processed using the tra
This review originally appeared in the April, 2001 tasting report: The 2001 Panama Cupping Event