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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JS
08/19/2020
Jocelyn S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Fabulous coffee

Both loved these beans, highly recommended!

PA
08/17/2020
Paul A.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Old brown Java coffee

This is one of my favourite coffee very good coffee

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