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Raging Brews: The Smokehouse

A few weeks ago, we did a review on BaristaOnDutY’s Light Roast Vietnamese R16, which featured woodsy, tobacco and molasses scents highlighted by Asian spice, soft caramel, sweet raisin, and plum. The cup profile announced licorice, smoked wood, and some dark fruit  – I know, I’m salivating! After a few days of rest, this coffee boldly expresses dark plum, berries, caramel, and honey – but this time around we paired it with a suggested lighter cigar – La Gloria Cubana Churchill 7×50 NT that lasted us for a little over an hour. Dive into Raging Brews: The Smokehouse.

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3 responses

  1. You Are So Right About The R16 Resting Longer! Most Coffees Don’t Age, They Stale!! But That R16 Is Like An Aging Cigar! Gonna Have To Put Some La Glorias On My List Hadn’t Had One In A Few Months!

    October 27, 2010 at 7:55 PM

  2. Angel

    The R16 pairs perfectly with a Playboy by Don Diego.

    November 28, 2010 at 10:11 AM

    • R16 What Roast N Brew MeF For The Playboy? Gotta Roast Up Some R16 This Weekend. Thanks For The Cigar Recommend,Shed Some Light On Why You Feel It’s A Good Pair? Thanks! 😉

      December 2, 2010 at 9:46 PM

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