- Delicious flavor favored in tapas bars
- 100% torrefacto beans
- Size - 1.1 lb/500 g
If you have tried to recreate the wonderful café con leche you tasted in Madrid or Granada, your quest is over. This coffee has the secret ingredient that produces the thicker, more flavorful brew that many of you crave. Torrefacto coffee is rarely imported into the United States, even though it is the preferred roast for tapas bars and cafes in Spain. Here is 100% Torrefacto Roast for coffee aficionados who want to make their own personal blends. You determine the intensity of the coffee by varying the percentage of torrefacto beans to regular beans in the mix. You can have an enjoyable time adding different proportions to your favorite coffee beans until you find the coffee that is just right for you!
Torrefacto is produced by a special roasting process that produces a remarkably robust, full-bodied cup of coffee, without a hint of bitterness. A portion of the quality raw coffee beans are coated with a fine mist of sugar before they are poured in the roaster with the other quality beans.
Arabica coffee and sugar.
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"I use this in a 50/50 mix and it taste just like it does in Spain. It is fantastic!"
Raybo - Edmond, OK - Jan 19, 2018
"Love this coffee either straight or mixed with our locally roasted coffees. "
Maureen Griffin - Lyme, CT - Sep 24, 2017
"Just returned from Spain. Really missed the coffee. Sbux has nothing on the cafe con leche in most Spanish cafes. This coffee brought me right back to Carrion de los Condes and the best coffee on the Camino. Now every morning at home I can enjoy a cup and remember my adventure. This is truly great cofffee. "
KFD - Phoenix , AZ - Aug 7, 2017
"Best coffee ever! Full bodied smooth flavor"
Sandi - Gatlinburg , TN - Jul 7, 2017
"We searched for years for coffee that tasted like what we drank in Spain. When we finally found this, we were overjoyed. Make it with a moka pot/stovetop espresso maker, and it will taste just like Spanish coffee!"
Esperanza - Saint Louis, MO - Jan 18, 2017
"Very nice taste for cafe con leche"
Louis Traiforos - Sloansville, NY - May 26, 2016
"We've been drinking 1/2 torrefacto and 1/2 regular on weekends for five years or so. It makes the start of weekends special."
Kevin Mickelsen - Portland, OR - May 1, 2016
"The unique taste of coffee con leche!"
Warren Smith - San Antonio, TX - Apr 11, 2016
"Mixed it 50-50 with medium roast coffee. It makes a delicious creamy cup of coffee. Closest we have had to the coffee we enjoyed in the Basque country. "
Diane AGUIRRE - Lynden, WA - Sep 28, 2015
Paula Burns - Philadelphia, PA - Sep 25, 2015
"Freshly ground, it makes for a great Friday morning treat. We get a great coffee high by inhaling the aroma of the beans in the bag!"
Fred Friend - Gilbert, Arizona - Jun 21, 2015
"Very sorry, good coffee, but not the best. But the quality to price ratio is high."
James - Honolulu, HI - Dec 22, 2014
"We first had this coffee in Barcelona. When we found it online we just had to purchase it. We were not disappointed. It is not as bitter as most coffee. We keep some in the house all the time. Try it, you will love it."
SP - North Port, FL - Dec 21, 2014
"Grinding and mixing these torrefacion beans with other coffees gives a fabulous blend, como en Espana."
Halfen Hoyt - Oak Ridge, TN - Jun 1, 2014
"Spain has the BEST coffee in the world!! Now I can finally have it here in the US!! Thank you."
Kitty Murrah - Franklin, TN - Jun 16, 2013
"Tremendous, really good"
Antonio Navarro Jr - Covington, VA - May 12, 2013
"Flavor was not what i am accustomed to with a Torrefacto bean"
Lawrence Sanchez - Albuquerque, NM - May 5, 2013
"This is the only coffee we drink. Consistently fantastic and every cup is a trip back to Spain."
Rob Howe - San Jose, CA - May 5, 2013
"A perfect sipping reminder of getting a cup of caffe con leche every morning at the cafe across the street from my apartment in Rota."
Benjamin Reed - Clinton, IL - Mar 31, 2013
"During our first visit to Spain, we fell in love with the coffee. Mixing these beans with a "regular" coffee gives us a memory of Spain every morning when we make our cafe con leche."
Bob - Seattle, WA - Feb 10, 2013
"as good as it smells! just like it is in my hometown of Fuenlabrada in Madrid! If you haven't tried this yet, do yourself a favor and try it! "
Christian - Jun 2, 2011
"I consider myself somewhat a connoiseur of coffee--recall the infamous T. S. Eliot quotation. So, it is difficult for me to make a quick judgement or comment on something as complex as this particular coffee bean. Let me say, I am impressed with it. You will not be disappointed. But, I will take my time, totally immerse myself in and enjoy my few pounds of this bean, and perhaps comment further down the road. But buy some, and try it!"
R. Bryan Fitzgerald - Sep 5, 2010
"Excellent tastes just like the coffe we had in Madris"
Linda - May 31, 2010
"Absolutely delicious. The first coffee I've had that tastes as good as it smells. No bitter after taste. Wonderful service from La Tienda."
Franklin - May 9, 2010
"Wonderful service, products are a real taste os Spain. Thanks good for La Tienda!"
Elisa Artle - Oct 1, 2009
"Best of the best! We enjoy it tremendously. We mix it with another european espresso roasted coffee. We use 1 part 100% Torrefacto to 2 parts regular espresso bean and it is just out of this world. Just like the coffee we enjoyed in Spain. "
Miriam Forte - Sep 19, 2009