Our Award winning 1549 Blend currently consists of 50% Miravalle (Colombia) and 50% Finca Las Mercedes, El Salvador.
1549 is the house espresso blend at The Black Apollo, in Holt, north Norfolk.
The flavour notes we get in the cup are toffee, green apple and orange to give a sweet and creamy coffee.
1549 Blend is delicious as an espresso, long black or flat white and equally as good with a more milky drink such as a cappuccino or latte. Lots of our customers also enjoy 1549 as a filter coffee.
IN THE CUP: TOFFEE / GREEN APPLE / ORANGE
ROAST: LIGHT / MEDIUM
- 19g in
- 40-50g out
- in 30 – 35 seconds
- 60g per litre
- Steep for 4 minutes
- Stir and scoop off the crust
- Wait a further minute for grounds to settle
- Either pour slowly without plunging using the lid as a filter or
- Gently push the plunger the bottom and pour slowly.
- ENJOY YOUR COFFEE