Growing Altitude: 1300 meters above sea level
Arabica Varietal: Blue Mountain
Harvest Period: February - April
Milling Process: Washed, Sun-dried
Body: Clean, Smooth
Flavor: Buttered toast, nut, hints of chocolate
*This coffee is Shade Grown which is a rarity in Haiti to have that kind of forest cover.
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
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.