Unroasted Peru High Grown

Unroasted Peru High Grown
$5.85 - 8.05 /lb $8.05
$5.85 - 8.05 /lb $8.05
    Region: South America
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Product Description

This versatile coffee bean is grown in high altitude regions in Peru. Moderately acidic with a soft body and flavor, this bean is ideal as a blending coffee and make for an excellent evening brew. It has a slightly nutty flavor quality to it, much like other South and Central American coffees, but softer. This variety of Peru is best as a Light Roast to retain the delicate balance inherent in the beans, but is no less enjoyable in the darker range.

Product Reviews (1)

Overall rating
Mild and Smooth
By Marc - 10/26/2016
“I know a lighter roast is recommended for this coffee, but I roasted it about 3/4 of the way thru 2nd crack to a Vienna/French level. Even then it was very mild and smooth... exceedingly mild and smooth... dare I say - TOO mild and too smooth. It is definitely a blending coffee. I'm not sure what flavors I might have been able to pick up in a lighter roast, but the fact is, in 30+ years of drinking coffee I've never run across a light roast I liked. There are a few coffee's I prefer a medium roast, but even then it's at the darker end of the "medium" scale. This coffee was just too mild for my liking. ”