The Captain's Coffee
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The Captain's Coffee
This Organic selection from the AApicafi coop is everything you're looking for in Guatemalan coffee: slight complexity, huge body and delectable flavors of dark chocolate, caramel, orange and peach.
Arrival Date: November 1st, 2019
Acidity & Brightness: Moderately Bright and slightly sweet
Balance & Finish: Complex flavors with a long buttery finish
Body & Texture: Rich Body, Smooth Texture
Flavors: Dark chocolate, caramel, orange and peach
Grade: SHB, Elevation: 1300 to 1900 meters
Certifications: Organic and Fair Trade
Processing: Fully washed
Varietals: Bourbon, Caturra, Pache, Typica
Roasting: Start with a Full City to Full City + (Medium to Medium Dark), or just barely into the second crack. If you can't hear the cracks, then roast until the beans are smooth and medium dark brown with just the first hint of sheen as the oil emerges. This coffee roasts very evenly.
Recommendation: For people who enjoy a bold, big coffee with distinct, complex flavors and a smooth finish.
Reminder! This coffee is raw, you must roast it before brewing
Our Review: AApicafi (Asociación de Apicultores y Caficultores) which means "Association of Beekeepers and Coffee Growers was founded in 2013, with a membership of 24 small producers of coffee and honey. The objectives of the association is the preserve the environment before, during and post harvest. Their mission is the promote the continued development and growth of the families within the association including social, cultural, economic and marketing of their product.
If you're looking for a prime example of organic Huehuetenango coffee, you need look no further! It's got huge, rich body, slight complexity and moderate sweetness (translation, just enough and not too much!). This coffee will take a wide variety of roasts and is a wonderful addition to blends that need more body and just a hint of earthiness. Look for notes of dark chocolate, caramel, orange and peach.
If you are unsatisfied with your green coffee purchase, we will issue you a refund in the form of an in-store credit. Since coffee is a food item, we can't take it back once it leaves our control. We will work closely with you to insure you get the quality you expected at a price that is fair. This offer is good for 30 days from the date of shipment. We will faithfully adhere to this policy for every customer, unless that customer is repeatedly abusing it. We withold the right to deny refunds, in rare cases, where a customer is repeatedly ordering coffee and then asking for a refund.
Home Coffee Roasters
The Gene Cafe and Behmor 1600 Plus are covered by a 1 year warranty from the manufacturer. The Fresh Roast SR-300 and SR-500 come with a 1 year warranty on the base unit and a 6 month warranty on the chaff collector, top cap and basket. Since the roasters are UL certified, the manufacturers ask that we refer all warranty issues directly to them. Although we do not directly provide repair service, we'll help you through the process to get your roaster back up and running. Should you return an unused roaster to us, we will refund your purchase minus the original shipping cost. Once you've used your roaster, we really can't take it back.
Any item not covered by a manufacturer's warranty is warranted by The Captain's Coffee to meet or exceed your expectations. If you are dissatisfied with your purchase for any reason, you may return the item to The Captain's Coffee for a replacement or refund in the form of an in-store credit. This offer is good for 30 days from the date of shipment. If applicable, the manufacturer's warranty will supersede this warranty for items sold by The Captain's Coffee.
We currently ship to any location in the US with the notable exception that Note that Hawaii Department of Agriculture regulations won't allow us to ship raw coffee to Hawaii.
If you select the "Captain's Special" shipping method, please note that the choice of carrier and delivery method is then entirely at our discretion. For local pick-ups, please allow 24 hours for us to prepare your order before dropping by to pick it up. Shipping weight is calculated in US Pounds.