I live in the Seattle area with many good espressos available, even so in the seven years I have had my home espresso machine I have not been able to get a really great bag of decaf beans. As a gift this past Christmas I received a six month g... Read more.
January 10, 2011
Medium / Sustainable, Relationship
For years all I ever knew was Starbucks burnt coffee taste. I finally took the plunge and bought a home espresso machine which meant buying some fresh coffee. I bought some Novo coffee based on previous user reviews and let me tell you each cup... Read more.
April 11, 2011
Medium Dark / Sustainable, Relationship
Sublime!!! I have enjoyed drinking Indonesian coffees for years and years and this is one of the best Sumatra coffees I have tasted. Flavorful, full-bodied, rich and earthy with a low acid profile... an incredible Sumatra that I will order ag... Read more.
June 13, 2011
Medium Light / Dir. Trade, Relationship
I ordered a pound of Aldo's Blend and a pound of Bell's Blend from 1000Faces coffee as my first Go-Coffee-Go order, and love what I'm tasting from the Bell's Blend! This coffee is a great medium roast blend. Upon opening, one thing I noticed w... Read more.
April 09, 2012
Medium / Sustainable, Dir. Trade
Finally, a roaster who still ROASTS his/her espresso! I've found myself a new go-to roaster. Bright, clean, moderate body. Chronic Super-D drinks equally well as a caffè lungo as it does as an espresso. A great blend for those of us who consume... Read more.
September 10, 2012
Dark / Organic, Fair Trade
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
Medium / 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.
July 15, 2013
Medium / Fair Trade, Dir. Trade
One word: CHOCOLATE. I brewed this coffee the way I normally brew my others and found it to taste overwhelmingly of dark chocolate and that was after I put my usual creamer and sugar in it! I actually had to water it down to make it taste more l... Read more.
August 05, 2013
Dark / Dir. Trade, Fair Trade
I loved this coffees flavor. It had a very rich and chocolatey flavor. Great for a chilly day of classes or work. I thought it tasted the best when made with my french press mug even though I still loved it made other ways too but by... Read more.
November 04, 2013
Medium Dark / Dir. Trade, Relationship
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
Medium / Dir. Trade, Sustainable