Yemen Mattari – Green
Yemen Mocha Coffee Trade
|Review Date:||May 2000|
Blind Assessment: Richly acidy, solid, straightforward, this mocha distinguished itself less by its fruity nuance than by its general dimension and boldness: "good intensity & depth," wrote one panelist; "good concentration & complexity," echoed another. Shimmers of fruit and chocolate simplify as the cup cools.
Notes: Richly acidy, solid, and straightforward with diminishing shimmers of fruit and chocolate as the cup cools. Yemen Mocha Coffee Trade is a California-based importer specializing in Yemen coffee. Originally the market name Mattari described either coffee from the Bani Mattar district west of the Yemen capital of Sana 'a or coffee from an ancient cultivar of coff
This review originally appeared in the May, 2000 tasting report: The Mocha Taste