Sample roasters used to prepare coffees for cupping, something we do quite often.
has always been about the bean. We have sourced and sold only the best
since we opened in 1985. We were the first company in Australia to sell
specialty coffees online, from 1996 until today. Thirty years of
experience in buying, roasting
and selling the world's finest coffees helps us to provide our
customers with rare coffees of outstanding flavour and aroma. Each
month we publish a newsletter discussing all types of coffee related
subjects; more than 10 years worth of archived newsletters are
online.We also offer a "Special Coffee" every month to showcase some of
the most rare and exotic coffees in the world.
|August 2016 Special Coffee
Nicaraguan Criba Screen 20+
coffee is grown from Typica varietals (Caturra and Catui) from the
Matagalpa region of northern Nicaragua, and is sized as a "screen 20+"
bean. For comparison, standard Costa Rica Tarrazu is "screen 15+". It
has shimmering front palate acidity with a creamy soda mid-palate
taste, finishing with a smooth body and malty aftertaste. August 2016 Newsletter
The Rise Of The Robots
Brewing coffee by the numbers doesn't always mean you get the best flavour.