topbanner.gif
Login
Username

Password




Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
Shoutbox
You must login to post a message.

renatoa
02/04/2023 1:40 PM
Welcome, ediblemanager

allenb
02/02/2023 4:22 PM
bcoffeedrinker Welcome

renatoa
01/31/2023 1:17 AM
pouringZabbaskeema

renatoa
01/29/2023 4:55 AM
Welcome, drygrounds and CarlHaberfeld,

renatoa
01/28/2023 5:42 AM
ramsamorrow, VirTERM and Columbia, coffee drink

In Memory Of Ginny
Donations

Latest Donations
dmccallum - 10.00
JackH - 25.00
snwcmpr - 10.00
Anonymous - 2.00
Anonymous - 5.00
Users Online
Guests Online: 10

Members Online: 0

Total Members: 7,788
Newest Member: ediblemanager

View Thread

Who is here? 1 guest(s)
 Print Thread
Ka'u - Rusty's Farm Hawaii
BoldJava
Been in discussion with a woman farmer from the Big Island. Here is a typica from this year:

Cuppers: - Bill, Denise, B|Java
Process: - WP
Sample Provided by: - B|Java
Vendor: - Rusty's Farm
Elevation: - 2200'
Roaster: - B|Java
Days Rest? - 5
Method: - Gene Cafe
Level: City Plus
Any Roaster Observations/Comments: Very uniform roast
Prepared in press pot: 12 oz water, 23 g coffee: 3:45 m steep (can't imagine what nuances will come dancing out in a vacpot)

Comments:

1. Dry fragrance/wet aroma ? Dry fragrance: grind fills the first floor of the house. Light caramel. Wet aroma: Sweet, rich orchid. Deep-hibiscus

2. Brightness/acidity ? Just right for the floral cup, holds the bouquet up

3. Flavor/depth ? Jasmine, floral bouqet, tea-like tastes from florals

4. Body/mouthfeel ? ?This is the most delicate cup I have ever had.? Gentle cup; light body. Some effervescence/carbonation feel ? pleasant tingle.

5. Finish/aftertaste ? Became just a tad drier as the cup concluded, moving to a cumquat or Cutie Clementine hint as we bid it farewell.

Overall, this is a floral salad, picking up hints of citrus along the way. Skosh of cream? ? softened the cup even further. Yummm...

Thumbs : 3 up. In a word, "unique."

Cupping Score: 88.5.

B|Java
http://sidewalkmy...
Dave Borton
Milwaukee, WI
 
Jump to Forum:

Similar Threads

Thread Forum Replies Last Post
Any local sources of green beans in Hawaii? Green Coffee 3 09/09/2016 1:08 PM
Starbucks buys own coffee farm... Facts, Myths and Other Interesting fodder for Roasters! 5 04/04/2013 7:35 AM
What are "Farm Grade Coffee Beans" Roasting Coffee 6 03/03/2008 3:48 PM
Homeroasters Association Logo, and all Content, Images, and Icons © 2005-2016 Homeroasters Association - Logos are the property of their respective owners.
Powered by PHP-Fusion Copyright © 2023 PHP-Fusion Inc
Released as free software without warranties under GNU Affero GPL v3
Designed with by NetriX
Hosted by skpacman