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Coffee Flavor

Coffee flavor is a term that encompasses all of the other coffee cupping parameters.  It is an overall evaluation of the coffee taste.  The SCAA created a coffee flavor wheel, which is used as a helpful guide during coffee cupping.  The full poster is in color and includes another wheel to describe flavor and aroma taints.

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