Haitian Coffee - Independence Dark Roast

$21.00

Roast: Dark Roast

Size: 12 Oz

Aroma: Free of taints or faults, nutty, chocolate, caramel

Flavor Profile: Free of taints or faults, nutty, chocolate, caramel, no distinguishable characteristics

Variety: Typica, Blue Mountain

Region: Central Plateau, Blue Pine Forest, Haiti

Altitude: 1300 MASL

Process: Shade grown, hand picked, washed, and sun dried


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This coffee is from the Association of Coffee Growers of Belle-Anse (APCAB) Coop which has a total of 680 growers. APCAB coffees are known for being smooth and creamy and are shade grown which is a rarity in Haiti to have that kind of forest cover. The cooperative is paid roughly 300% higher wages than the Fair Trade minimum, not out of charity, but for having an exceptional product.

Blind Cupping Assessment:  Smoky-sweet, chocolaty. Scorched mesquite, dark chocolate, gardenia, vanilla, roasted almond in aroma and cup. Sweet-toned with brisk acidity; light, delicate mouthfeel. Smoky chocolate notes are supported by scorched mesquite and gardenia in the finish.

Note: Keurig grind does not include cup; coffee grinded ideally for use with reusable K-cups.

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