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Slate Coffee Roasters - Colombia Finca La Ilusion

Colombia Finca La Ilusion

Slate Coffee Roasters

Roast: Light, whole bean, 12 ounces

Type: Single Origin

Availability: Limited

Tastes: caramel

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Bean Box Breakdown

A roast this juicy, this velvety-smooth? It’s no illusion! Bright notes of banana and fruit tea lead into a luscious caramel ending. The stuff that awakenings are made of.

Slate Coffee Roasters Story

Grown in Huila, Colombia, by a small farmer who became involved in coffee through a government program to help those displaced by conflict. This sun-dried natural lot has notes of orange, ripe banana, and a rich caramel finish.

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4 stars, based on 6 ratings
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"Very light, smooth roast. The banana is not a very strong flavor. Has a carmelly finish." (2 out of 5)

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"Banana and caramel? Sign me up! SO good and smooth." (5 out of 5)

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"By far one of my favorites and will order once available again. Good for after dinner and a lighter more fruiter coffee is in order but my favorite is taking my favorite dark roast and grinding some of this in with it to taste to give me a personal favorite blend. " (5 out of 5)

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"Too bright and acidic for my taste but that may just be because I prefer a darker roast. Complex underlying tastes though" (3 out of 5)

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"Brewed in chemex. Slate doesn't make a bad roast.....EVER. This is delicate, you can taste the banana and finishes with a shortbread cookie. Well done Slate you did not disappoint once again!" (5 out of 5)

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"The description from bean box is right on. The fruit is light and bright (not too bright though) and it's mellowed out by the banana and caramel. Yummy. " (4 out of 5)

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