The first coffee featured for the Ronin roast, Ethiopian Limu Gera, has sold out! The Ronin roams on, however, and now showcases an Indian Peaberry coffee.
Peaberry beans are slightly different than normal coffee beans. During harvest, farmers identify which beans are peaberries (about 5% of the harvest) and sort them into a separate pile. These are sold together at a higher price than the rest of the harvest, as coffee fanatics will pay a premium for lots of peaberry-only coffee. Why? They say peaberries pack more flavor than normal beans.
So is it true? Try some and find out!