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  • Writer's pictureNishchay Nath

Vellakadai Estate - Type V by Kohi Roasters - 79 points

Review Date: June 2020

Color: 8 / 10

Aroma: 17 / 20

Flavour: 19 / 25

Finish: 17 / 20

Overall Quality: 18 / 25

Total Points: 79 / 100


The coffee has strong notes of oranges and slight earthiness. It also mentions wafers which I could only find in the finish of the coffee. It has a a light body which does not go well with the flavour balance. Perhaps a heavier oily body would have been better.

Best for: French Press

Worst for: Aeropress

Pro tips:

Brew at higher temperatures to extract bitters which compliment the acidity of this coffee

Final verdict: Not recommended. They have better options


Price: Rs 370 for 250g

Roaster: Kohi Roasters

Roast level: Medium

Type: Single Estate

Estate Name: Vellakadai Estate

Altitude: 1310 - 1525m

Location: Shevaroy Hills

Processing: Double Washed

Varietal: SLN.795


Disclaimer: Views are personal. These reviews are based on the 100 point ratings system designed by the author.


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