Equator Estate Coffees & Teas
|Roaster Location:||San Rafael, California|
|Review Date:||September 2000|
Blind Assessment: Gritty, smoky, low-toned and ponderous. Some sweetness peers out from under the rather bitter heaviness.
Notes: Gritty, smoky, low-toned and ponderous. Some sweetness peers out from under the rather bitter heaviness. A blend comprised entirely of certified organically grown and Fair Trade certified coffees. Viennese roast is a name for a degree of roast that is darker than the normal roast for a given coffee company, but lighter than that company 's "Italian" or "Fren
Who Should Drink It: Stoic activists. A good press-pot coffee. Go ahead and add milk -- this coffee should brush it aside like Sasquatch breaks saplings.
This review originally appeared in the September, 2000 tasting report: Fair-Trade Coffees