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Roaster's Choice Light Subscription

Macadamia, Kumquat, Pineapple
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Our Roaster's Choice Subscriptions rotate each month, offering something new with every delivery! The price is fixed, so the only surprise will be which coffee you'll get to enjoy.

Yosotatu, Mexico


ABOUT OUR ROASTER'S CHOICE FOR JUNE

Yosotatu is located just outside of Oaxaca City. A small group of 20–30 farmers, mostly women, led by Madelina Lopez, organized to improve the quality of their coffee in exchange for higher premiums. They produce small, high quality lots of the traditional Oaxacan Typica variety, mixed with a little Bourbon.

With flavors of pineapple and sweet macadamia, Yosotatu reserva distinguishes itself as a truly exquisite coffee. Red Fox suppliers deems it one of the best coffees coming out of Mexico, and we agree. 

On our recent visit to Yosotatu, we met with the team behind the coffee. They showed us around the farm, we chatted with their farmers, we even saw how they hand pulp their cherries. There is no doubt they are dedicated to producing one of the best coffees in Mexico. To learn more about our visit, read on

Best Brewing Methods for Light Roast:
Electric Brewer , Pour OverIced Coffee

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Frequently Asked Questions

Our Roaster's Choice Subscription rotate each month. Enjoy a new coffee with every delivery!

Our Light subscription includes only light coffees. Our Medium includes only medium coffees. Our Espresso includes espresso and medium coffees.

Coffees range from countries all over the globe from Kenya to Costa Rica. The price remains the same each month and does not vary based on the coffee of the month.

Light: Our light roast coffees are roasted delicately to highlight the terroir from their native countries. George has likened a perfect light roast to landing a plane on a matchstick–An extremely challenging task to nail completely. Roasting is always a balancing act in maintaining the right amount of acidity without under-developing a coffee, or otherwise going a touch too far and eliminating its nuanced flavors. The result should be a lively and multi-dimensional coffee, packed with bright, yet smooth acidity, florals and fruit that pop, and ever morphing tasting notes that last from hot to cool.

Medium: Our medium roast coffees have mild acidity while providing a richer overall body. These coffees are typically roasted longer and developed further than our light roasts, producing flavors that lean more heavily toward chocolate and nuts at their core while still providing mellow accents like flowers, fruit, and citrus. The mild acidity in our medium roast coffees lends itself well to creating a bright yet rounded espresso shot, with discernible terroir notes.

Espresso: Our espresso roasts are catered towards those who enjoy an Italian-style shot or one with a bright, round body. These coffees are roasted the longest and developed furthest for greater caramelization and an inherent dark chocolate flavor. The bittersweet chocolate and depth of body can stand up to the addition of milk and sugar and work well in espresso-based cocktails. The minimal acidity present in these coffees makes them preferable for an evening after-dinner espresso!

Every month! Enjoy trying something new with each delivery. Please note, you may receive the same coffee twice depending on how frequently you choose to receive orders. 

Bags will range in size from 8oz to 12oz, depending on the coffee offered that month.