Syra Coffee
El Porvenir Guatemala

Roaster Location: Flag of Spain Barcelona

4.50(2)

Roast Level: Light Medium
Bean Source Country: Guatemala
Varietal: Caturra, Bourbon
Process: Washed

Producer: Erik Perez
1500 MASL

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Reviews(2)

4.50(2)

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Latest Reviews and Tasting Notes

  • Victoria S-C

    409 roasts rated, avg score of 4.32

    4.50 - Average

    Very good. Not super complex but delicious.

    Cupping Method:Pourover

    10 months ago · See more from Victoria
  • Theodore (Ted) Chan, Managing Editor

    1108 roasts rated, avg score of 4.28

    4.50 - Average

    4.00 - Aroma

    5.00 - Value

    4.00 - Finish

    4.50 - Flavor

    4.50 - Acidity

    4.50 - Balance

    Juicy, interesting roast. Starts off for me with blackcurrant and black tea with a bit of grapefruit. Some natural sugar (maple syrup mentioned by the roaster is apt). Then you really get the citrus, with lime and perhaps a touch of rosemary like herbaceousness. The lime for some will be a bit much.

    Its an interesting journey lining up with some of the better Guatemalans coming out these days.

    Cupping Method:Pourover, Hario v60

    10 months ago · See more from Theodore (Ted)

More Details

Roast Level: Light Medium
A Light Medium Roast coffee, sometimes referred to as a "City Roast" or "American Roast," lies between a light and medium roast. This roast level strikes a balance by preserving the coffee bean's unique characteristics while allowing for a moderate development of body and flavor. The beans have a medium brown color, exhibiting a slight sheen of oils, providing a more balanced and nuanced flavor profile. A Light Medium Roast typically highlights the coffee's inherent fruity, floral, or citrus notes, while also providing some of the deeper, richer flavors associated with medium roasts.
Bean Source Country: Guatemala
Guatemala is one of the main coffee-producing countries in Central America. Its volcanic soil and altitude make it ideal for producing quality arabica.
Coffee in Guatemala is grown in the high-altitude regions of the country. The country is known for producing high-quality Arabica beans, known for their well-balanced, rich, and complex flavors with notes of chocolate, fruit, and nuts with great acidity. The volcanic soil and favorable climate conditions contribute to the unique taste profile of Guatemalan coffee. The coffee industry is a significant part of the country's economy, with small-scale farmers and cooperatives being the primary producers. Guatemala represents around 2% of the world's coffee production, but due to its reputation for high quality, has an outsized impact in specialty roasts.

Best Rated Roasts of Syra Coffee

Syra Coffee is a coffee roaster from Barcelona, Spain. We have 5 cataloged roasts with 8 total reviews with a score of 4.40.

International Rank: #77 out of 822
Ranking is based on a combination of reviews and popularity on CoffeeRoast.com
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