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Die Kaffee : Columbia Excelso La Trinidad

  • Origin: Single Estate Arabice, washed
  • Price: 23.6€/Kilo
  • Blend: 100% Arabica
  • Character: full body, chocolate, floral acidity

Preparation

Ground with Rancillio Rocky S, prepared with Rancillio Silvia. Always had some small sidestreaming, but the coffee still came out good. Had to overdose quite a bit.

Taste

The coffee really surprised me, as I did not yet stumble upon beans that produced great acidity without being very 'third-wavy' with a tendency to sourness. These Columbian beans on the other hand had a really great balance of a fantastic mouthfeel with a very bright and sparking character. In a cappuccino they came out refreshing and gentle, in an espresso there was a lot to explore.

Would buy again ?

Yes. I still prefer dark roasts and solid flavors without much acidity due to my third wave experience up to now, but those beans could change that.

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Die Kaffee Columbia Excelso La Trinidad