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8/13/19

Guerrilla Coffee Soldado | Review by Kaplowitz

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Guerrilla Coffee
Soldado

LOCATION: Blossburg PA
ORIGIN: Honduran
VARIETAL: Arabica: Catuai

PROCESS: Wet/washed
ROAST: Medium
BREW METHOD: Pour-over

WEBSITE: guerrillacoffee.com

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NOTES:
Stiff oily delivery. Salacious! Wooden savory notes; oak & leather sip -- clean & crisp. Bright but balanced well. Slurps to the tune of rather delicate hibiscus bits, less delicate nuttiness: Black walnut | almond, a bit of a savory fungal vibe. Toasty earthen underbelly. Rich, thinly.

Complex on not too ornately long of a flavor list. Each note goes a long way and each plays well in the other's underneaths. Too, remains delineated. Nuanced. Finishes with a salted bit of blueberry pie; holds that a good bit. (Noses more floral | fruity than it sips | slurps.)

FINAL GRADE: A-
A 90-100 B 80-89 C 70-79 D 60-69 F 0-59

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