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Sumatra Koro Fair Trade Organic

Type: Organic Fair Trade
Roast: Medium
Weight: 9.5 Grams
Shape: 62mm Flat-Top

Thanks to starryeyes for these samples.

Named for the nearby Koro Caves, our Fair Trade and Organic Sumatra Koro is roasted to a medium-dark color to develop its earthy body and notes of cinnamon and dark cherry.

Round #01
Delicious first sips.
Earthy but not "dry", more towards sweet.
This is my kind of coffee. Something in the line of fruit/berries, guess that's the announced dark cherry.
Can't say I taste the cinnamon, but there is notes of spice.
Will go for 7 oz next round, but this was a very promising first encounter.

Round #02
Bunn MCP: 6oz, tea setting
Forgot this one for a while.
To make the return extra hard I let it take my "first cup in the morning" spot.
The finished cup smells dark and sweet :-)
Hmm, not sweet when it comes to taste.
The first sips had berries pretty clear among the flavors.
Bright acidity. Earth notes.
Gets a little sweeter towards the end, as it cools down, but still rather lively.
Clean and balanced.
This is to lively for me as a morning coffee. 

Round #03
Bunn MCP: 6oz, tea setting
Bright berries from the pod.
Spicy and sweet aromas.
Vague spice in the first version of the aftertaste.
More towards earth than spice perhaps.
Cinnamon! Of course it's cinnamon.
This is the best version I've had of this pod.
It's now somewhat sweet and yet lively in a dark, berries kind of way.

This pod delivered spicy aromas of the sweet and dark kind.
First sips left me with berries mixed with earth notes and cinnamon in the aftertaste.
Lively and yet somewhat sweet.
Not my favorite cup, but not bad at all.

Score: 3 +