Renowned coffee expert and author Keneth Davids recently reviewed our own SpeedgoatKarl’s 100 Mile Blend on his web site CoffeeReview.com   Please read Kens review in it’s entirety below:

Jameson Coffee

SpeedGoatKarl’s 100-Mile Blend

Greencastle, Indiana

Reviewed: July, 2012

 Price: $12.00/12 ounces

 Aroma:          8

Acidity:         7

Body:            7

Flavor:          8

Aftertaste:    8

 Roast (Agtron): (42/62)

 Origin: Not disclosed.

 OVERALL RATING: 88

 Notes: This blend was created in partnership with ‘ultrarunner’ Karl Meltzer, who at this date has won thirty-two 100-mile mountain runs. Jameson Coffee is a small-batch roaster in Greencastle Indiana. Their mission is to “Offer exceptional tasting coffee, provide unequaled service, treat people well and have fun.” Visit https://www.jamesoncoffee.com or call 1-(800) 694-9559 for more information.

 Blind assessment: Nutty, cocoa-nib-like chocolate dominates in aroma and cup, with complicating hints of cedar, honeyish flowers and molasses. Backgrounded acidity; light, slightly leanish mouthfeel. Some cocoa-nib chocolate carries into a richly balanced finish.

 Who should drink it: A woodsy kind of coffee, with its appealing roasted cocoa nib, cedar and honey suggestions.   

 Perfect timing as the Speedgoat 50k hits this Saturday, 7/28/12 and it’s gonna be a hot one.  Follow the action with KarlMeltzer.com and live coverage from Bryon Powells gang at iRunFar.com

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