Excellent, earthy flavors. A great balance between dark roast cocoa flavor and light bright nuttiness. Normally medium roasts are a bit too dark for my tastes and have blunted flavors, but Primo's is clearly the wonderful exception to that rule.
December 03, 2012
/ Dir. Trade, Relationship
In the many years spent drinking a multitude of
micro-roaster coffees, I have found it extremely
difficult to find a quality decaf worthy for late night
relaxation with a smooth chocolate undertone.
Everything changed when I discovered... Read more.
I like to create 50:50 blends of caffeinated and decaffeinated coffees to avoid the blood pressure spike I get with pure caffeine. I finally found a mix I really like with the decaf monk and the Don Roger, both from 1000 Faces. The Indian spic... Read more.
I've been going coffee crazy lately and have been
sampling countless varieties. That being said, this is a
coffee I keep going back to. It has a nice creamy, rich
and full body with lots of caramel chocolate earthy
goodness. Put a donut... Read more.
February 26, 2014
/ Dir. Trade, Sustainable
I really do love this decaf... I drink mostly decaf and this
is one of the best that I've found for espresso. I love the
smokey flavor you can get out of this. It can taste like
good pipe tobacco smells, just amazing. I like the
fulln... Read more.
NOVO ROCKS!! I have just recently started drinking
decaf or "half caf", and this roast does not disappoint.
It's actually the first decaf I've found that I get excited
for! (Maybe it's the mountain water process) I prefer
pour over, a... Read more.
August 22, 2014
/ Sustainable, Relationship
Smooth and delicious. Every cup I have made of this espresso has
been fabulous. It brews consistently and never fails to have a nice
crema. I also love the creamy chocolate mocha flavor of Southpaw.
I order many different roasts and this o... Read more.
This is what I'm talking about! For me, this is the quintessential
dark roast, bold and full of complex flavors. Unbelievably, these
wonderful qualities actually get better for several days after
opening the package. I look forward to disc... Read more.