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Middle Fork Roasters - Tough as Nails

Tough as Nails

Middle Fork Roasters

$15.00

Roast: Dark, whole bean, 12 ounces

Type: Blend

Delivery: Ships freshly roasted on July 05



Bean Box Breakdown

Giddyup! This blend is as wild as Calamity Jane and as smooth as a Texan sunset. Perfect for sipping morning, night, and high noon.

Middle Fork Roasters Story

A bold combination of Colombian and Guatemalan beans. This blend carries the rich tones of a classic dark roast with a smooth body and a pleasant peppery, spicy finish.

Customer Reviews write a review

4 stars, based on 35 ratings
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"A really nice dark roast. It's very smooth and has a very pleasant taste" (4 out of 5)

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"Love dark roast coffee! Looking forward to more Bean Box deliveries!" (5 out of 5)

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"Great flavor! I like strong tasting coffee this was perfect. I also tend to let my coffee get cold I know horrible but it stilltasted good cold." (5 out of 5)

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"Surprisingly mine turned out smokey and chocolate-y with just the right hint of pepper, amazing with creamer and sugar. coffee brewer method turned out very nice, bold and smooth." (5 out of 5)

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"Nice, no cherry and a little acid tone on the finish. The peppery blend makes for a great espresso to start off the morning. I ordered more of this one." (5 out of 5)

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"The spices definitely made for a strange combination. It wasn't an unpleasant dark roast but not our favorite in the French press" (3 out of 5)

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"Pepper and spice and everything nice. Perfect pick me up for those moments your are feeling less energized." (5 out of 5)

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"This one is not my favorite. It's a good dark roast but the pepper is a bit too much for me. " (3 out of 5)

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"I saved this for last this month.didnt think I'd enjoy it at all.but I have to say it made me feel extremely tough.wow it was spicy." (4 out of 5)

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"A spicy roast with the hint of pepper. Really tasty." (4 out of 5)

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"A good bold dark roast. Very smooth body as well. It's a great everday coffee." (4 out of 5)

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"We brew our coffee in a Chemex with a reusable filter and while it was a bit OK to me, my husband really enjoyed it" (4 out of 5)

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"Pepper taste was a bit too much for me, but it was exciting to try. " (1 out of 5)

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"Nice sharp dark roast with a peppery aftertaste. Great for anyone who likes a strong cup with a hint of spice. " (4 out of 5)

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"Favorite of the February box I got, most likely since it was the darkest roast as is my wont. Still very drinkable." (4 out of 5)

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"Definitely one of my boyfriends favorites, the flavor was so rich and it is a tasty dark roast" (5 out of 5)

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"Definitely one of my favorites! It's bold and smooth with a spiciness to it. All around great dark roast. " (5 out of 5)

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"Very good! I did pour over for all the coffee I eat from bean box. Great start to my morning! " (5 out of 5)

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"I really enjoyed this roast. It was strong enough without being bitter. Suttle pepper tones, no flavor was overpowering. It made for a very easy drinking coffee, the pot was gone before I knew it. Stood up well to the sweetness of pancakes or other brunch favorites. Smelled like a cigar when first opening. Chemex brewed. " (5 out of 5)

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"The pepper flavor was slightly too strong for my taste. " (3 out of 5)

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"Decent dark roast with slight peppery notes. A bit hairy - best with cream. (V60)." (3 out of 5)

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"This was just an average coffee in my opinion. Nothing stood oit as complex. The pepper notes are almost overwhelming.." (2 out of 5)

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"Amazing coffee. Favorite one so far. Dark but smooth and anything but boring--in a good way. " (5 out of 5)

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"A bit too harsh for my personal taste. Spicy and dark it's almost more fitting to be taken as a shot of espresso." (3 out of 5)

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"Not a fan of so much spice but it's a good morning KICK" (4 out of 5)

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"The spice was appropriate for an evening cup. Accompanied dinner quite well. " (4 out of 5)

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"Meh. Pretty standard coffee. Very smooth dark roast with no fruitiness to it. " (3 out of 5)

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"greaaaaat coffee! I can seriously taste the spices in this roast, and I am so pleased! I usually like coffee that has fruity notes, but this spicy blend was perfect. Can't wait to try more from this company!" (4 out of 5)

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"Bold but lacking depth. Nothing wrong with that; it's straight forward and rich. Comforting in the way only a dark roast can be. Much less cocoa present than in many dark roasts, which is actually refreshing. " (3 out of 5)

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"This is an average tasting coffee. More like something served at a diner. " (3 out of 5)

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"Very rich and dark. I made Vietnamese iced coffee with these beans!" (5 out of 5)

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"A middle of the road dark blend when made in a french press." (3 out of 5)

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"I've become a huge fan of this coffee roaster...Middle Fork! Tough as Nails is dark and bold yet it remains smooth!! I just bought a bag from Bean Box earlier today!" (5 out of 5)

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"Bold and strong flavors, not as many "flavors as others." Tastes like a delicious bold coffee." (4 out of 5)

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"Another big step in my conversion to a dark-roast lover. This is a rich, strong, tasty brew that has the refinement of a medium roast with the strength of a dark blend." (4 out of 5)

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