Papua New Guinea Nebilyer Valley A/X

The Captain's Coffee

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The Captain's Coffee

Smooth and creamy in texture and flavor. There are caramel and black cherry notes with a medium-heavy body, low acidity, and a medium finish that retains the smoothness of the cup as it fades in...
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Smooth and creamy in texture and flavor. There are caramel and black cherry notes with a medium-heavy body, low acidity, and a medium finish that retains the smoothness of the cup as it fades in the mouth. This is a rich, smokey coffee with good balance

Arrival Date: March 16th, 2016

Acidity & Brightness: Low acidity

Balance & Finish: Well Balanced, Clean Finish

Body & Texture: Creamy and Smooth

Flavors: Spicey with sweet notes of caramel and black cherry

Grade: A/X (Varying sizes medium to large) SHG Dense

Processing: Washed, hand picked, sun dried

Certifications: N/A

Variety: Bourbon and Typica

Roasting: Start with a Full City+ (Medium dark) to enhance the smokiness and keep the smooth, caramel traits as well. This coffee is a mixture of bean sizes and tends to roasts unevenly so be prepared to pull it earlier than most and still achieve a darker roast. Just when you think it'll hit Full City, it's almost to Vienna! That's ok, the uneveness adds character and spice to the profile. 

Our Review

Coffee has been cultivated in the Nebilyer Valley of Papua New Guinea for over 40 years, and the bulk of it originates from small holders who may only plant 100 or so trees on their small plots. Previously, the valley has been explosive because clans and tribes have been at war. However, with the addition of coffee cultivation, the region has become less hostile. This specific coffee is a product of a multitude of small holders’ crops originating in many different villages and clans throughout the valley. The cherries produced by the small holders are taken to the Korgua wet factory—they use a wet processing, sun drying method.

This coffee is smooth and creamy in texture and flavor.  There buttery caramel notes with a hint of lemon and a distinctive smokey spiciness. It's got medium-heavy body, low acidity, and a medium finish that retains the smoothness of the cup as it fades in the mouth.  This is a rich, smokey coffee that has good balance and will take just about any roast you throw at it with style.

Returns Policy

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.

Other Items

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.

Shipping

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.

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