I prefer a strong coffee. This coffee from Heirloom Coffee is full bodied enough for my taste buds, but it is also smooth flavored. It seems to have low acidity, as I didn’t experience any upset stomach and the flavor was less bitter than typical coffee.
The beans have a rich chocolate hue. I tried some ground along with raw cacao nibs and it was delicious as the flavor complemented the chocolate well. Heirloom’s Papua New Guinea Coffee is delicious black as well.
My only complaint is that it didn’t last long as it was so delicious I finished the bag of whole bean coffee quite quickly!
Here is a description from Heirloom Coffee, LLC:
This exciting new coffee grows wild in the mountains of Papua New Guinea’s Morombe province, at altitudes ranging from 3,000 to 6,000 feet. Because they are wild-grown, they have never been treated with pesticides or fumigated. They are the highest grade of coffee in the world: PSC Grade AA.
The taste is stunning. Exceptionally low-acid, richly aromatic, and full-bodied, with notes of chocolate and fruit.
These beans are descendents of the same stock as Blue Mountain and share its smoothness and drinkability. As soon as we tasted this coffee, we knew we had to have it. But it gets better–this coffee is saving lives.
The only way to get this coffee out of the heart of the jungle is via bush pilots, who must use grass-strip airfields now that tsunamis have knocked out roads in the area.
Because of this inaccessibility, the locals cannot easily trade for medical or other supplies, nor can they sell their coffee on the commodities market. With no buyers, the precious coffee was rotting on the tree!
Highlands Summit Coffee and their bush pilots are changing these peoples’ lives by bringing in badly needed supplies, medicine, money, food, and education, including training new pilots–a vitally important and highly paid career that can improve the quality of life in a pilot’s entire village.
Highlands Summit also pays a premium price for the coffee, too. But because we buy directly from them, we can offer this truly exceptional coffee for a very reasonable price.
Where To Purchase Papua New Guinea Coffee From Heirloom Coffee, LLC:
For more information about this and other coffees sold by Heirloom Coffee, visit their website at www.heirloom-coffee.com to see their variety of roasted and unroasted (green) coffee beans.