Black Acres Roastery
May 2022 Featured Espresso Subscription Roaster
Black Acres Roastery is an artisan coffee roaster located in the Station North district of Baltimore. Every roast, we strive to bring out the best qualities in unique coffees from around the world. We ethically source beans and curate roasting profiles that provide each cup of coffee a story.
Our relationships from producers to customers make us who we are. We believe that making time to engage with one another in meaningful ways is crucial for building relationships and growing communities. We aim to provide an opportunity for all to have access to great tasting coffee.
We have 2 locations in Baltimore City. Open Works and R. House along with a 3rd location coming in the Fall of 2022 at Lexington Market.
Golden Acres Espresso Blend
Coffee Name: Golden Acres
Origin: Mexico + Organic Timor
Producer: Huatosco Altura + Cooperativa Cafe Timor
Process: Fully Washed
Tasting Notes: Dark Chocolate, Caramel, Apricot
Golden Acres Brewing Recipe
Pressure: 9 bar
Other Notes You’d like to Include:
Our first espresso blend! We wanted to give coffee lovers a traditional flavor profile with dark and rich notes. The Golden Acres is velvety and sweet with a hint of acidity to round it out. The name comes from visualizing pulling a great shot of espresso and seeing the golden color fill a cup.
Ethiopia Sidamo Guji Grade 3
Coffee Name: Ethiopia Sidmao Guji Grade 3
Origin: Guji AdoShakiso, Ethiopia
Processing Method: Natural
Dry Time: 21 days
Harvest Month: October- January
Farmers Contributed: 300 farmers
Tasting Notes: Dark Chocolate, Strawberry, Raspberry
Ethiopia Sidamo Guji Grade 3 Brewing Recipe
Pressure: 9 bar
Other Notes You’d like to Include: Having such a complex profile this coffee from Ethiopia could handle a little extra heat all while still presenting with a fruity cup that doesn’t drown in acidity.