Red Blend 4: Red Rum 2018

Summary

Bean name Red Blend 4: Red Rum 2018
Other info Blend - see description for bean content

Description

This is the newest version of our Red blend - Red Rum.

As time moves on and the seasons change, coffees come and go – so we need to update our blends. We always do our best to create our blends with coffees that we know aren't going to run out super soon, but obviously all good things eventually have to come to an end.

While the name and components may change, the flavour profile lives on. Our red blend focuses on balance, sweetness and clarity, while also being easy to work with and super forgiving.

Interested in the blend name timeline? In ye olden days there was Jailbreak, we changed that to Red Giant when it became the first of our new Red blend series. Since then it turned into Sunset then Merlot, and now here we are with the newest version, Red Rum. It may sound like a lot of changes, but that's going back a long way – our aim is to have each blend last for around about four months. It's the same delicious profile, just with a different name and different component coffees.

40% El Salvador Finca Alaska Washed Bourbon
30% Kenya Kiriga Estate AB Washed
30% Guatemala El Limon Washed Caturra

Well balanced and easy to work with as espresso. Sweetness driven and easy drinking as espresso / milk based / filter.

"Quick Look" Guide:
Mars Bar, white grape, satsuma, brown sugar.

Roasting Information:
Medium dark – just into the first pops of second crack, then drop.

Cupping notes

Clean cup None/8
Sweetness None/8
Acidity None/8
Mouthfeel None/8
Flavour None/8
Aftertaste None/8
Balance None/8
Overall None/8
Correction +None
Total None

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