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Brazil Fazenda Samambaia by Casa Brasil Coffees

Brazil Fazenda Samambaia by Casa Brasil Coffees

Roast Rating: 5 stars

Summary

Our latest 5 Star coffee is Fazenda Samambaia roasted by Casa Brasil Coffees. We say it's- Sweet - Smooth - Chocolatey

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Fazenda Samambaia

Origin: Brazil   Process: Natural

Roaster: Casa Brasil

Cupping Evaluation

Cupping Details

Aromas are pretty complex on this Brazil, bringing sweet praline, brown sugar, caramel and hints of citrus. The body is medium to full and very round and creamy, coating the palate. Soft in acidity, it carries a complex range of fruits from citrus to grape to berry. Sweetness is articulate in the cup, coming with brown sugar, candied pecan and a rich dark chocolate. The deepest tones remind us of fudgey cocoa, cinnamon and carry a smokey nuttiness well into the long finish.
  • Aroma: 2 / 2
  • Body: 2.5 / 3
  • Aftertaste: 4.5 / 5
  • Acidity: 4.5 / 5 [x 2]
  • Sweetness: 4.5 / 5 [x 2]
  • Bitterness: 4.5 / [x 2]
  • Drinkability: 8.5 / 10
  • Total: 44.5 / 50

Brewing Evaluation

Brewing Details

In the cup the scents draw us in with sweet brown sugar and hints of citrus. The first sips bring a smooth, creamy body that refreshes the palate. While mild, the acidity comes in low tones of dark citrus and tannic dried fruits, marrying well with a deep caramelized sweetness. The lowest range of flavors go from cola to cocoa with hints of baking spices. The finish is long with a little tingle, fading off with cocoa and nutty notes. This coffee is best described as Sweet- Smooth - Chocolatey
  • Aroma: 2 / 2
  • Body: 3 / 3
  • Aftertaste: 4.5 / 5
  • Acidity: 4.5 / 5 [x 2]
  • Sweetness: 5 / 5 [x 2]
  • Bitterness: 4.5 / 5 [x 2]
  • Drinkability: 9 / 10
  • Total: 46.5 / 50

Overall Points: 91

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Roaster Profile

Casa Brasil Coffees

We try to keep it simple at Casa Brasil. Our focus is on discovering the incredible coffees of Brazil and bringing them to you at their fullest potential. We buy best-of-harvest beans directly from growers in Brazil and import these coffees to our roasting facility in Austin, Texas where we roast them fresh to order in small batches. We taste every batch of coffee that we roast and are constantly seeking to maximize the flavor in the cup. Thanks for taking the time to learn a little about us. We hope you enjoy our coffees as much as we do.

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Origins: Brazil. Flavors: Almond, Berry, Brown Sugar, Candied Pecan, Cinnamon, Citrus, Cocoa, Creamy, Dark Chocolate, Fruit Nectar, Fudge, Full Body, Grape, Nutty, Orange, Peanut Butter, and Soft Apple. Brew Descriptors: Chocolatey, Smooth, and Sweet. Roasters: Casa Brasil Coffees.

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