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Velton's Coffee Roasting Company - Burundi Gitwenge

Burundi Gitwenge

Velton's Coffee Roasting Company

Roast: Light, whole bean, 12 ounces

Type: Single Origin

Availability: Limited

Tastes: grape, cherry, chocolate

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Discovering great coffee from up-and-coming Burundi is a treasure hunt for coffee lovers, and this one is a find: as sweet, bright and refreshing as fruit-flavored soda. Eureka! X marks the mug.

Velton's Coffee Roasting Company Story

Coffee in Burundi is a logistical challenge, but years of investment and partnership are paying off with some real gems. In this one, notes of chocolate, cola, cherry, lemon, green grape.

Customer Reviews write a review

4.5 stars, based on 2 ratings
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"I was very surprised at how good this one was. It has a nice light flavor with hints of citrus/melon. It brightness a bit as it cools but remains pleasant. Its not acidic or bitter at all. Prepared with an aeropress." (4 out of 5)

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"A slightly heavier profile than a Yirgacheffe, this Burundi bean had a similar fruitiness that I really enjoyed, without any overwhelming roasted flavor. Brewed nicely in a press but I think the acidity would be washed out with a Chemex. I'm definitely going to be picking up some more of this. " (5 out of 5)

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