OLD BROWN JAVA - Dark Roast Coffee
OLD BROWN JAVA - Dark Roast Coffee
OLD BROWN JAVA - Dark Roast Coffee
OLD BROWN JAVA

OLD BROWN JAVA - Dark Roast Coffee

£6.25
ORI-OLBRDA-BE250

Full-bodied coffee with rustic, musky, tobacco flavour notes and vanilla aroma. 

The flavour of these Arabica coffee beans is truly unique, and similar only to our Monsoon Malabar in spiciness.  

What you need to know...

  • Flavours - earthy, musky, spicy, tobacco notes
  • Aroma - vanilla
  • Body - full-bodied
  • Acidity - low

 

Perfect for...

Espressos and milky drinks such as lattes and cappuccinos. 

 

Old Brown Java, is also known as Old Brown coffee, or Old Government Java. The coffee is grown on the old colonial estates on the east end of Java Island in Indonesia. Old Brown Java was traditionally used as ballast on sailing ships travelling to Europe in the 16th and 17th Centuries, where the sea water gave the coffee a distinct flavour.

Its mild acidity, heavy-bodied taste and sweetness is still attained through a weathering process which can take from 2 to 7 years. The green coffee beans which are milled but not yet roasted are then exposed to the region's moist, warm air throughout the rainy season. The 'monsooning' process results in a strengthening of the coffee's taste, a weakening of the acidity. There is also a distinct colour change from the original green tint of the coffee beans to a light brown colour.

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RN
07/20/2020
Roy N.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Coffee

Excellent as always

RM
07/08/2020
Richard M.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Great source of quality coffee

Very efficient, quality service and product - my new go to coffee supplier

SW
07/06/2020
Susan W.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Very good

Great coffee and great customer services

MP
07/06/2020
Mike P.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Lovely Dark Coffee

I love this coffee, great earthy taste and I’ll be buying more.

PH
06/26/2020
Peter H.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Old Brown Java

Excellent coffee highly recommended