Onyx Coffee Lab Tropical Weather
Story: Tropical weather is a blend of washed and natural Ethiopian coffees. While the specific components rotate between seasonal microlots throughout the year, the overall flavor profile remains the same.
Roaster’s Notes: Mango Nectar - Pineapple - Peach Sweet Tea - Floral Honey
Our Take: Onyx's tasting notes are pretty spot on. This
Roaster Background: Onyx Coffee Lab, based out of Arkansas, is widely known as the industry leader in transparent and ethical green coffee buying. They don’t operate on payment contracts; everything is paid for 50% up front and 50% when it lands. They freely share what they pay per pound green and what they internally score each coffee at.
They’re also known for tacking on extra for producers doing good in their communities to help support those initiatives such as building schools and infrastructure.