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French Roast *Extra Bold*

Type: Organic Fair Trade
Roast: Dark
Weight: 12 Grams
Shape: 62mm Flat-Top

A bold, heavy-bodied blend of all-natural beans from Central and South America.

Round #01
Bunn MCP: 2 x 4oz, tea setting
This pod smells berries, and I don't mind :-)
No berries while brewing, but something best described as sweet and a bit of spice.
Heavy aromas of spice, maybe it's my fantasy but I thought I just got vague chocolate as well. And smoke, a bit smoke too.
Berries very clear in the first sips.
Charred and spicy aftertaste.
I would expect smoke in here, but can't find any.
Citrus acidity.
Flavors goes towards fruity as it cools a bit.
Spice is always very dominant.
Almost sweet now, halfway through my cup.
This is very good. Reminds me vaguely of Reunion Island's Espresso Dark Roast, but I prefer this one.

Round #02
Bunn MCP: 2 x 4oz, tea setting
Previous round was the first cup of the day, now I try it as the last.
Spice and chocolate aromas.
Wow! Got char, spice and chocolate in the aftertaste this time.
Berries appears when it cools down a bit.
Really heavy body.
This is one of my favorite french roasts right now.

Delicious aromas of spice with a touch of chocolate.
Berries with char, spice and chocolate aftertaste.
Flavor goes towards fruity as it cools down.
Citrus acidity, really heavy body and almost sweet halfway through the cup.
Multiple layers of flavors covered in spice.
Good stuff!

Score: 4