|Farm / Coop
||Colonia Siete Estrellas (Seven Stars)
||Tipica (80%), Caturra (20%)
||Organic by Bay State Organic Certifiers
||87 points. AROMA/FLAVOR: Vanilla, Brown Sugar. Almond. Marzipan. Clean & Sweet. ACIDTY: Intensive clementine (citric). OTHER: Silky aftertaste, full flavor, herbal finish. Great for single-origin espresso and dark roasts.
These peaberry coffee beans were hand-selected from each harvest in the farms of our long-term partner community, Colonia Siete Estrellas (Seven Stars). Peaberries ("caracol" in Spanish, also called caracolillo in Central America) are roughly 10%-15% of coffee beans that fuse into a single oblong bean inside the cherry, rather than separating into the two typical bean "halves", also known as "flat berries". They have a unique flavor, both because of the concentration of flavors in the cherry while growing, and because they roll around more evenly inside your roaster.
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