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Congo Kivu-Umoja

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Congo Kivu-Umoja
Christopher C. Nov 03, 2021

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Organic Congo Kivu - Roasted Coffee

Congo Umoja

Reviewed: September 2021

  • Aroma: 8
  • Structure/Acidity: 8
  • Body: 9
  • Flavor: 9
  • Aftertaste: 8
  • Overall Rating: 92

“Blind assessment: Richly cocoa-toned. Cocoa nib, cashew butter, lily, lemon verbena, date in aroma and cup. Sweet-toned with mild acidity; plush, syrupy mouthfeel. Cocoa- and nut-driven finish.

“The bottom line: A deep-toned, richly sweet Congo cup with an especially viscous, syrupy mouthfeel” (Kenneth Davids, Coffee Review, September 2021).

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