Aloha ʻAina Blend | Kona, Ka'u & Hamakua Blend
- Medium-light notes: honey, caramel, cashew, red apple, and chocolate-covered berries.
- Dark roast notes: dark chocolate, almond, dried plum, cinnamon, full and balanced.
Origin: 100% Big Island, Kona, Ka'u, & Hamakua coffee
- Last Roast Day: October 31st, Halloween
Aloha ʻĀina, Big Island Blend
Aloha ʻĀina translates to love of the land and it's a core value of the native Hawaiian people and all of us at Big Island Coffee Roasters.
So this month's featured coffee is a Ka'u, Hamakua, and Kona blend coffee that celebrates three Big Island coffee growing districts and two of the most common coffee varieties on Hawaii Island: Typica and Caturra.
Aromas of chocolate, honey, and nuts permeate the cup, accented by notes of apple and berry. Chocolate is a common note in Typica variety coffees, especially within Kona & Hamakua, and apple, citrus, and berry notes are common among Caturra varieties, especially within Ka'u and Puna.
Available throughout October 2021. Last roast day: Halloween.
Recommended brewing: this Aeropress recipe will produce an exceptional cup. Also recommended are drip and immersion (Clever and Press Pot) brewing.
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Up to 1 lb: $16.95
1.1- 2 lb $18.95
2.1-3 lb: $25.95
3.1-4 lb: $37.95
Over 4 lb: Please see quotes at checkout
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Big Island Coffee Roasters, PO BOX 400, Mountain View, HI 96771
This is now one of our favorites of all the many roasts we enjoy from Big Island. Perfect for breakfast. Or anytime. Rich. Subtle. Not heavy or bitter. Memorable. Hard to share!
Great way to start!
This blend is amazing! This is my morning go to when I can get it. I make it pour-over style and use just a bit more coffee than some might to the water ratio. What comes out the other end of the process is magic…I can only describe it as smooth, rich mouth feel…creamy, nutty. Amazing. The best part is that it’s an experience easy to achieve for anybody just starting out with Hawaiian coffees. A great intro roast that will encourage you to explore the rest of what the island has to offer.
So, this is fantastic! Quality for every bag I have bought is amazing!
This is a beautiful coffee! Received a couple of bags in our Roasters Club, so glad I ordered more. Amazing balanced flavor! Hope to see it again. Thank you