Sulawesi Toarco AA
|Roaster Location:||Sioux Falls, South Dakota|
|Coffee Origin:||Toraja growing region, southwestern Sulawesi, Indonesia|
|Est. Price:||$15.75/12 ounces|
|Review Date:||December 2010|
Blind Assessment: A round, deep-toned cup dominated by fir-like aromatic wood and dark chocolate with hints of nut, prune and tamarind. Rich, low-toned acidity, big body.
Notes: Toarco (which stands for TOraja ARabica COffee) is a coffee project in the famous Sulawesi coffee growing region of Toraja developed and financed by Japan's Key Coffee Company. Until recently Toarco sold its entire production to the Japanese market, making this coffee rare in the United States. AA is a term often used to describe the highest grade of coffee based on bean size. Coffea Roasterie is a South Dakota based wholesale and retail roaster, with a small but refined selection of mostly single-origin coffees. Visit
Who Should Drink It: Unusual cup: heavy, gently pungent, sweet with a hint of savory.