Tully's Coffee, which is the Pacific Northwest's largest fully handcrafted coffee retailer, has earned its claim to fame by providing rich gourmet coffee blends to the masses since 1992. Of all its impressive blends, it's most well-known for its French Roast. But as any coffee lover can attest, not all French Roasts are the same. In fact, there's a very wide spectrum. So how does Tully's French Roast stack up to other comparable gourmet brands? Check out our Tully's French Roast K cups® Review below to find out.
You can often judge coffee by its aroma. Tully's French Roast K cups® emits a bold scent that instantly permeates the room with a most delectable aroma. It's scent is reminiscent of Green Mountain's French Roast which is anything but weak. Its potent aroma was a very positive sign of things to come and we're pleased to report that the taste more than lives up to its smell.
We'll be the first to say that Tully's French Roast is for those who like a strong coffee. For those who like a milder French Roast, Tully's is probably going to be too overwhelming. But if you like a bold, bodied, yet balanced blend, then you'll find much to savor in Tully's French Roast. One of the biggest challenges of making a good French Roast is balancing its boldness with its natural bitterness. Its for this reason that many say a French Roast is an acquired taste. Tully's French Roast K cups® are unique in that they pack an unquestionably strong punch without the bitterness that so often masks flavor. This French Roast is topped off with a smokey aftertaste that serves as very refined and elegant finish. The term smokey is sometimes used negatively. However, in this case, it's nothing but a positive as it adds a welcomed accent to an already exquisite coffee experience.
Of all the different French Roasts we've tried over the years, Tully's French Roast K cups® are easily one of our top five favorites. It's everything that you'd expect in a French Roast that's literally made in a Parisian Cafe. Toss one of these into your Keurig coffee maker, and within minutes, experience what a true French Roast should taste like. Tully's also offers its most popular blend in Decaf.
If you've had the opportunity to try this blend and would like to submit a Tully's Coffee French Roast Review, we'd love to hear from you.