Tall, Dark & Handsome
Joe Knows Coffee, Tall Dark and Handsome, only from Paramount Roasters. Our Tall Dark and Handsome is our secret blend and the signature coffee of our Joe Knows Coffee brand. It’s rich, dark-roasted flavor profile is roasted to perfection. The signature uniquely smooth finish with no burnt or bitter aftertaste makes our Tall Dark and Handsome blend a favorite for all coffee lovers.
Enjoy this wonderfully rich, smooth and dark roast blend of 100% Arabica beans anytime of the day. You don’t have to be a dark roast lover for Tall, Dark & Handsome to become a regular in your cupboard.
Finest Quality Beans
Joe Knows Coffee uses only the finest, high quality 100% Arabica beans from the best coffee growers in the world. Arabica coffee beans are more aromatic, have a greater flavor and used in specialty coffees.
Coffee cherries are harvested by hand generally once a year. From there the coffee beans need to be processed which removes the outer layers of the coffee cherry to reveal the coffee bean. After this the coffee beans are milled to remove any parchment layers left after processing.
Green coffee beans are exported and traded on the global commodity market which employees over 5 million people. Coffee is second only to oil as the most traded commodity in the world.
A Special Blend
The Joe Knows Coffee blends were developed by our CEO Angelo Oricchio, each Joe coffee blend has its own special characteristics our medium roasted Wake Up Joe to a more dark roasted blend, organic blends and even popular flavors.
Green coffees, and sample roasts are cupped each day to ensure that our customers only receive the best tasting coffees. Cupping is a process of sampling coffees.
It takes many years of experience and lots of practice to develop a palate that can understand the many nuances of coffee. This is what we do so well at Paramount Roasters.
As we receive coffees from around the world, they are cupped and carefully inspected to make sure the quality meets our standards of excellence for each and every cup.
Safe Quality Foods
Joe Knows Coffee is blended and roasted by the coffee-loving experts at Paramount Roasters; an employee owned company located in Lansing, Michigan.
Roasting brings out the aroma and flavor of the green coffee beans, and causes a chemical change to take place as the beans are brought to a very high temperature then cooled quickly to stop the process.
It takes years of training to become an expert roaster with the ability to read the beans. Only a few seconds can be the difference between perfectly roasted or a ruined batch.
Roasts are classified into:
Light – light brown in color, no oil on the surface
Medium – medium brown color stronger flavor and a non-oily surface
Medium Dark – rich, dark color, some oil on the surface,
Dark – a shiny, black beans with an oily surface and pronounced bitterness.
Dark, rich and smooth
Full flavor and even-bodied
Warming pumpkin spice
Non-GMO, Gluten Free, Kosher
100% Arabica Coffee
For those of you that are adventurists and crave a bit more from your coffee this one is for you
Perhaps you long for the company of a deeply charming companion, with character and looks to sweep you off your feet
Perhaps you are that dark and mysterious individual
Either way, this Joe was created just for you; Let the aroma take you away as you stare into the dark-roasted perfection before you