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Coffee Blends

Coffee blends consist of coffee beans from different origins, and sometimes of varying roast levels. Blends typically have more balanced flavor, unlike their single origin counterparts. However, with this balance, the coffee’s unique characteristics and complexity can be harder to detect. You can find all the coffee blends I’ve reviewed, as well as their respective reviews, below.

Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Blueboon
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Blueboon

I picked up a bag of Sightglass Coffee’s Blueboon this week and was pretty impressed, despite the fact that the coffee was already more than a week past the roast …
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Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Banner Dark
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Banner Dark

It’s unusual to find a specialty coffee roaster making anything remotely close to a dark roast these days, especially in San Francisco. Or maybe I just haven’t been looking hard …
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Coffee/Tea Review: Green Alert
4 years ago

Coffee/Tea Review: Green Alert

I recently received a couple samples of a new product on Kickstarter called Green Alert, which is basically a mix of coffee and green tea.

Now, I’m not usually a big tea drinker (unless I’m …
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Coffee Review: Andytown Coffee Roasters – Wind and Sea
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Andytown Coffee Roasters – Wind and Sea

This is the second bag of coffee I’ve purchased and reviewed from Andytown, and I’m even more impressed with this Wind & Sea blend than I was with the Ethiopia Yirgacheffe that …
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Coffee Review: Ritual Coffee Roasters – Wildwood Seasonal Espresso
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Ritual Coffee Roasters – Wildwood Seasonal Espresso

I had already made up my mind that I was going to pick up a bag of Ritual Coffee this week, but it was this seasonal “Wildwood” espresso that caught …
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Coffee Review: Stumptown House Blend
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Stumptown House Blend

I like Stumptown Coffee Roasters…a lot. The thing is, I almost always buy the same blend: the Hair Bender, because frankly, it’s so damn good.

I decided that it’s time to …
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Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Owl’s Howl
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Sightglass Coffee – Owl’s Howl

Last week I picked up an espresso blend from one of San Francisco’s most popular roasters, Sightglass Coffee.

I’ve tried a few of their coffees in the past and have …
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Coffee Review: Blue Bottle Coffee – Hayes Valley Espresso
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Blue Bottle Coffee – Hayes Valley Espresso

If there were ever an espresso blend for beginners to get their hands dirty with, this would be the one.

The Hayes Valley espresso blend is named after Blue Bottle’s …
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Coffee Review: Stumptown Coffee – Hair Bender
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Stumptown Coffee – Hair Bender

Today I’m reviewing one of my favorite coffee blends. I pick this one up probably once a month, so it’s about time that I review it.

About Stumptown Coffee Roaster’s …
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Coffee Review: Blue Bottle Coffee – Roman Espresso
4 years ago

Coffee Review: Blue Bottle Coffee – Roman Espresso

Picked up the “Roman Espresso” by Blue Bottle a few weeks ago and decided to give it a go with a review.

Since I’m still very new at this, it …
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