October's Grumpy Roaster: La Esperanza (Nicaragua)
October's Coffee of the Month:
Some of you may already be familiar with La Esperanza since it has been a part of our Direct Trade lineup for a few years now. For those who aren’t, this is a great opportunity to find out why producer Armando Zeledon is so proud of this lot. You’ll find a mostly sweet, buttery and smooth cup that is typical of Central America, with a nice vegetal hint of green pepper that gives this coffee a nice crisp finish. La Esperanza translates to “the hope” in English and that could not be more apropos because I really hope you’ll give it a try today!!
– Cam, Master Roaster, Baden Coffee Company