Caffe D'arte has its headquarters in Seattle, the epicenter of the American espresso movement. A hidden gem of sorts, not always immediately recognizable to outsiders, Caffe D'arte, nonetheless, has a devoted following. If you haven't heard of this artisan roaster, consider this your official...
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Created in the Sicilian tradition, Caffe D’arte Taormina is a dark, full-bodied espresso with surprisingly sweet flavors. This fine blend delivers abundant crema, hints of oak and lasting chocolate aromas balanced by well-proportioned bitterness. Caffe D’art Taormina Whole Bean Espresso is available in one-pound bags.
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|Aroma Notes||Oak & chocolate|
|Palate Notes||Full body|
|Roast Profile||Dark, Full City, Scuro, French|
|Best For Brewing|
|Package Size||Case of 20 bags|
|Customer Review||5 Stars|
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So, is it safe to use the Taormina beans for the Accademia Gaggia?
Answer by Mary Ann
Pawel, You can use this coffee in the Gaggia Accademia! It is delicious, enjoy!
Hi I recently bought a bag of Cafe D'Arte from WLL for my Gaggia Accademia Superautomatic. I just opened the bag this morning and noticed that the beans are very dark and oily looking. Can I still use them for my Accademia or will it mess up the brewgroup? Hoping for an affirmative...
Answer by A
Pawel, Because Cafe Darte is a micro roaster, their beans will vary from batch to batch. I have used (and absolutely love) their Taormina beans since I started here, and have not had any problems with them. I have noticed that sometime some of the beans have a sheen to them, but it's never been...