The La Colombe Ethiopia-YirgZ is part of the Coffee
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Coffee
models like the Ethiopia-YirgZ are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Container size: The size of the container in ounces.
Price per lb.: Approximate retail price per pound.
Darker roastThe degree to which the coffee beans have been roasted as reflected in the aromatics. A light or underroasted product is described as having a "raw green bean" character. A very dark roasted product is described as a "charred," "burnt,"or "espresso-type product."