Mh1 - espresso

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To ensure freshness, all orders received by Sunday 00:00 h are roasted on Monday and shipped on Tuesday.

 

Marcala, La Paz, Honduras

This espresso is on the lighter side of a medium roast. It has nougat, red grape and and prune aromas and strong marzipan and almond notes which - when brewed as a strong espresso - will become bitter almond, raw cacao and dark chocolate notes.

Flavour profile:

Marzipan, dark chocolate, prune, raw cocoa, almond, red grape notes. Nougat and caramel flavors and a slight maple syrup aroma. Full body and a  smooth acidity.

 

Brewing advice for a double espresso on portafilter machines:

  • Coffee grounds: 19 g / 0,67 oz
  • Water temp: 92 °C / 197,6 °F
  • Shot time: 29 sec
  • Beverage weight: 37 g / 1,34 oz

     

     Tip:

    • Distribute grounds evenly to avoid channeling.
    • Grind coarser for a quicker shot and diminished bitterness.
    • Use filtered water for better results.
    • Beans should degas 6 days from the roast date.

     

    More info on this coffee:

    • Region: La Paz, Marcala, Honduras
    • Producer: Cooperativa RAOS Flor Azul; Cooperativa Regional Mixta de Agricultores Organicos de la Sierra (RAOS)
    • Growing altitude: 1.200 - 1.800 m.a.s.l.
    • Arabica variety: Typica, Bourbon, Catuai
    • Harvest period: December - March
    • Processing: washed and sun dried
    • Grade: SHG (strictly high grown) EP (European Process)
    • Soil: Clay minerals
    • Acidity: light, citric, juicy

     

    For your planning please note: To ensure freshness, all orders received by Sunday 00:00 h are roasted on Monday and shipped on Tuesday.