* Ship 2 coffees from any Roaster for just $4.95.
For Worldwide Shipping Rates
GoCoffeeGo Top 25
History of Coffee
Making Your Brew
My Coffee Clubs
Coffee I'll Love
No Items Yet.
PT's Coffee - Lake Tawar
$16.92 / 12 oz.
This coffee is temporarily unavailable.
Shop other coffees at GoCoffeeGo.
A classic aroma of sweet pipe tobacco with a juicy acidity and velvety body. Notes of red wine are nicely accented with a black cherry sweetness and complex grapefruit finish.
We are happy to carry this coffee as part of the Hands of Hope program, a charity that contributes to the care and support of foster children and orphans in Indonesia.
This coffee fro
m Lake Tawar in Sumatra is a classic from Indonesia. The coffee cherries are put through the unique wet-hull process, triple picked, and sorted to Grade 1 size uniformity. This way of coffee processing is only found in certain parts of Indonesia and results in the flavors considered to be the signature of Sumatran coffee.
The wet-hull process begins with the cherries being sent through a hand-cranked de-pulper, removing the skin of the cherry. The beans are then fermented in a tank of water to break down the layer of sugars (mucilage) still on the surface. The coffee is then fully washed clean of the mucilage and laid out to dry on patios.
When the coffee is at 50% moisture, it is shipped to the factory where the parchment is removed from the bean, before being dried further. This allows for a healthy dose of the mucilage, sugars and alcohols to be absorbed into the cell structure of the bean during the drying process and creates the signature Sumatran coffee characteristics of heavy body and low acidity.
Sweet Pipe Tobacco, Red Wine, Grapefruit
Lake Tawar, Sumatra
Click for more factoids.
Top Sellers - PT's Coffee
John Brown Blend
$15.00 / 12 oz.
Flying Monkey Espresso
$19.99 / 1 lb.
Farm Girl Blend
$14.12 / 12 oz.
© 2015 GoCoffeeGo. All Rights Reseved.
Site Feedback? Any ideas...
Learn about exclusive deals and specials
by signing up for our newsletter.