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Our Dark, Shipworthy Breakfast Blend

12 oz Whole Bean Dark Coffee
By Lighthouse

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Today I’m sipping Captain Bert’s Breakfast Blend, one of the staple roasts that has buoyed Lighthouse Roasters’ reputation for over 25 years. Darker than the usual breakfast blend, Bert’s is a Central American and Sumatran mix: the Central American brings body, heft, and a smooth nutty chocolate; the Sumatran its earthy complexity. It’s a hard coffee to describe, because it “tastes like coffee”. The type of coffee that’s heady, aromatic and dark, easy to throw into a French press, maybe heat up some milk in the microwave, and settle into the morning. A good breakfast blend, roasted a few ticks lighter than a traditional espresso blend, this is the lighthouse of the coffee world, shining a beacon of flavor and welcoming us to the day.

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★★★★★ 15 reviews

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RACHEL 07/23/2020
"Really great flavor and I liked the silly information on the label."
RICH 06/24/2020
"Breakfast Blend is the perfect name for this one, though I’ve also enjoyed it after lunch. Lighter roast than I usually favor but it was a flavorful cup of coffee with a lot of lovely notes to it."
E 06/08/2020
"Hearty brew that wakes you up in the morning. Great in my french press, next time I'd like to grind it fine and try espresso. "
ZACH 01/12/2018
"Great coffee! Would definitely buy a bag! Could be a breakfast regular."
KESHIA 06/07/2017
"Delicious!! Would definitely buy on my own! Could be a breakfast regular."
ILLYSE 06/06/2017
"Like most "breakfast blends" it was light-bodied and nothing special. It reminded me a lot of Dunkin Donuts (their freshape in-house coffee). Drinkable, but not memorable."
ALICIA 05/16/2017
"Seemed way to dark to be called a breakfast blend or roast "
EDWARD 05/09/2017
"Darker than my wife and I were expecting. Not one I'd buy again, because I prefer lighter and smoother."
JULIE 05/08/2017
"Very nice dark roast, it had a deep bold flavor that was satisfying."
CHASE 05/05/2017
"Too dark for me, but some people would really like it. I used with chemex and espresso. Strong flavor, just too acidic and oily for a guy that likes lighter to medium roast. "