The Coffee Review is the world's leading coffee guide. Expert, professional coffee cuppers conduct blind tastings and report on their findings in the form of 100-point reviews similar to those in the wine industry. Big Creek Coffee's submission of this Ethiopia scored 93, considered outstanding.Aroma: 9
OVERALL RATING: 93
Blind assessment: Intricate, richly sweet. Lemon verbena, raspberry, roasted cacao nib, maple syrup, jasmine in aroma and cup. Sweetly tart structure with crisp acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor-saturated finish centered around lemon verbena and maple syrup.
The bottom line: A crisp, sweetly herbaceous and citrusy Ethiopia — and organic to boot.