“Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee”

This wonderful month of January, our featured coffee is Jamaica Blue Mountain.

blue mountain coffee

Now this isn’t just any ordinary coffee bean. Blue Mountain Coffee has a full flavored, balanced, prominent fruit flavors, acidity and provides all the satisfaction one could want with a strong and intense aroma.  It has a very clean taste, with a noticeable sweetness. It is grown in the Blue Mountains in Jamaica, hence the name, and has a reputation that has made it one of the most expensive and sought-after coffees in the world.

The climate where the beans are grown is cool and misty with high rainfall. The soil is rich, with excellent drainage. This combination of climate and soil is considered ideal for coffee.

blue mountain beans

The coffee has blue-green color, good acidity, intense aroma, fairly good body, clean. The beans are broken up into these three different categories:

Blue Mountain No. 1 Beans of Screen 17/18 sizes with maximum defects of 2% and maximum of 4% smaller (lower case) beans.

Blue Mountain No. 2 Beans of Screen 16 sizes with maximum defects of 2% and a maximum of 4% smaller (lower case) beans.

Blue Mountain Peaberry Beans from single seed berries with Screen 10s size. Maximum of 2% defects and a maximum of 4% smaller (lower case) beans.

blue mountain beans in barrels

We are always searching for the best coffee around and I would have to say that this coffee is in the top 5! And who doesn’t love Jamaica! 🙂

So the next time you are wanting to spoil yourself, or give an awesome gift, go for some extra fancy great tasting coffee! The experience of Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee will be very rewarding to all.

jamaica blue mountain

~Drink Coffee be Happy~

References:

http://www.bluemountaincoffee.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamaican_Blue_Mountain_Coffee

http://www.volcanicacoffee.com/blue-mountain-coffee.htm

http://www.worldtradercoffee.com/Jamaica-Blue-Mountain-s/57.htm

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