12 oz bag Talking Crow Coffee Roasters Peru Whole Bean Coffee

Regular Peru Chasqui

Regular price $17

Growing Altitude:  1200 – 1500 meters above sea level

Arabica Varietal: Caturra, Catimor, Catuai

Harvest Period: May - October 

Milling Process: Washed, Sun-dried

Aroma: Chocolate, herb-like, 

Body: Light

Acidity: Medium

Flavor: Chocolate, Brown Spice, Green Apple

 

Aroma:  the overall smell of the coffee.

Body:  The consistency or "mouthfeel". Best compared to milk. 
Light = skim milk 
Medium = 2% milk
Medium-heavy = whole milk
and Heavy = cream.

Acidity:  The "tart-pop" flavor experience.  Not to be confused with acid.  It can range from simple and balanced to complex and bright.

Flavor: The overall taste of the coffee that includes aroma, body, and acidity, but also refers to the specific flavor characteristics of different growing regions and micro-climates.

Roast Level:  

Medium roasted coffees have no oil on the bean surfaces. They exhibit  balanced flavor, aroma, and acidity. The flavor notes are best detected with this roast level.

Full City  or medium-dark roasts have a richer, darker color with some oil beginning to show on the surface of the beans.  This roast has a heavy body in comparison with the medium roasts.