Le Nez du Cafe (The Nose of Coffee) is a set of 36 aromas that comprises of the essences of coffee. Presented in a wooden box complete Jean Lenoir's aroma description card set.
A tool and a game
The Nez du Cafe is a collection of the most typical aromas found in the world's top coffees. You must be able to identify them in order to master tasting fully; the kit offers a pleasurable way of becoming a competent taster by helping you to recognize these aromas. You will then be able to give an informed opinion on the cup you are tasting and convey your sensations to others.
Excerpt from Le Nez du Cafe:
Smell the aromas provided carefully and you will be surprised at the sheer variety found in coffee. You will memorize them as your awareness of them increases. Coffee is a complex blend of fragrant molecules, some of which play a key role. The kit includes the most typical aromas found in coffee, the ones that the coffee drinker will notice first and which will provide an indication of where the coffee comes from, its type, the way it has been prepared, the roasting techniques and storage conditions.