Review #1: Isely Coffee Roasters
Welcome to The Cortado's inaugural coffee review!
Our plan is to have this be a weekly installment to help our readers discover new roasters and great craft coffee. The reviews are entirely based on our palate, so the flavor profiles may vary from any "official" listing on a roaster's website, and our enjoyment may differ from your own. What we can guarantee is that we will be candid in our assessment, and we hope you find some new favorites as a result of our posts. Also, we will be copying this review over to our Community Coffee Review section, and we welcome you to add your own reviews of roasts you try. With that stated, on to our review of Isely Coffee Roasters!
Name of Roaster: Isely Coffee Roasters
Location of Roaster (City, State, Country): Door County, WI, USA
Name of Roast: Guatemala Huehuetenango
Type of Roast (Light, Medium, Dark): Light
Origin of Beans: Huehuetenango Guatemala
Price: $10 (8 oz)
Brewing Method (Drip, Chemex, AeroPress, etc.): Chemex
Time Between Purchase and Brewing (Ballpark is fine): One week
Aroma: Toffee and cocoa.
Flavor Profile: Full body flavor with front of mouth feel. Flavors went from caramel to vanilla and cream, then pecan, with a light hint of lemon on the back end.