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About For Five

For Five is a micro-roasting facility based in Queens, New York. Founded in 2011 by two best friends from Queens who wanted to introduce specialty coffee by New Yorkers for New Yorkers, For Five thrives on the energy of the city it calls home. By sourcing, cupping, roasting, importing and distributing coffee, while also supplying equipment and providing tech services, For Five has become a one-stop shop for all things coffee related.

 

About Our Coffee

At For Five, we provide both Signature Blends and Single Origin Coffees, both listed below. Depending on the customer’s palate, we have every type of roast profile available – light, medium, and dark. We source our beans from high-altitude areas near the equator to ensure the highest quality crop. Adequate rainfall, sun exposure and rich soil are also features we look for when sourcing our beans. At any given time we have between 15 – 30 coffee origins in-stock for wholesale or retail consumption.

Signature Blends


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HOUSE BLEND

ORIGIN
Brazil
Colombia

ROAST PROFILE
3 of 5


Perfect morning cup, well balanced with hints of cocoa and a berry aroma.

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SABLE BLEND

ORIGIN
Africa, Indonesia, Central America, South America

ROAST PROFILE
5 of 5


Bold and robust flavor that leaves a lasting taste on the palate.

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GRAND AVE ROAST

ORIGIN
Indonesia
South America

ROAST PROFILE
4 of 5


Full body blend of medium and dark beans with sweet and earthy flavor.

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MOTT ESPRESSO

ORIGIN
Africa
Asia, South America

ROAST PROFILE
5 of 5


Five bean dark roast true Italian espresso with bold flavor and thick crema.

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CORSA ESPRESSO

ORIGIN
Africa, Asia
Indonesia, South America

ROAST PROFILE
4 of 5


100 % Arabica blend, robust and bold flavor with creamy finish.

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FIVE POINTS ESPRESSO

ORIGIN
Africa
Central America

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5


Bright, acidic taste with citrus aroma.

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Single Origin Coffees


EL SALVADOR LA ESPERANZA
EL SALVADOR LA ESPERANZA

ORIGIN
Apaneca, El Salvador

SOURCE
Magana-Menendez Family

ROAST PROFILE
1 of 5

NOTES
Sun Dried on Patios
Altitude 1,400m


Lemon and almond with notes of orange.

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BURUNDI
BURUNDI

ORIGIN
Burambi Commune, Bururi

SOURCE
Bumoco Society

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Fully Washed
Altitude 1,500m


Melon and cherry with winey finish.

Shop Burundi

COSTA RICAN MONTE CRISOL
COSTA RICAN MONTE CRISOL

ORIGIN
Santiago, Costa Rica

SOURCE
CoopePalmares, R.L.

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Washed, Patio Dried
Altitude 1,300m


Milk chocolate with notes of lemon.

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RWANDA PEABERRY KOPAKAMA

ORIGIN
Lake Kivu, Rutsiro, Rwanda

SOURCE
Kopakama Cooperative

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Fully Washed, Sun Dried on Raised Beds
Altitude 1,800m


Sugary sweet with notes of dried cranberry and grapes

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JAVA ESTATE KAYUMAS

ORIGIN
Java, Indonesia

SOURCE
Java Kayumas Estate

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Washed, Sun Dried
Altitude 1,400m


Nutty, malty and chocolatey with bright sweetness.

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KENYA WITUMBA
KENYA WITUMBA

ORIGIN
Kiambu, Kenya

SOURCE
Kenyan Co-op

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Washed, Dried on Raised Beds
Altitude 1,400m


Bright orange and peach with honey sweetness.

Shop Kenya Witumba

ETHIOPIAN YIRGACHEFFE
ETHIOPIAN YIRGACHEFFE

ORIGIN
Kongo, Ethiopia

SOURCE
Ethiopian Commodity Ex.

ROAST PROFILE
1 of 5

NOTES
Sun Dried on Raised Beds
Altitude 2,000m


Delicate notes of peach and lemongrass with tangerine acidity.

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HONDURAS SAN VINCENTE
HONDURAS SAN VINCENTE

ORIGIN
Santa Barbara, Honduras

SOURCE
Paz Family

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Fully Washed
Altitude 1,300m


Cocoa with hints of cherry.

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BRAZIL MOGIANA
BRAZIL MOGIANA

ORIGIN
Sao Paulo, Brazil

SOURCE
Cocapec

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Sun Dried
Altitude 1,000m


Bittersweet cocoa with notes of walnuts.

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PAPA NEW GUINEA NEBILYER VALLEY
PAPUA NEW GUINEA N. VALLEY

ORIGIN
Western Highlands, New Guinea

SOURCE
Korgua Factory

ROAST PROFILE
2 of 5

NOTES
Fully Washed, Patio Sun Dried
Altitude 1,350m


Smooth and sweet with full bodied finish.

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COLOMBIAN SEVILLA SUPREMO

ORIGIN
Valle del cauca, Colombia

SOURCE
Various Small Holders

ROAST PROFILE
3 of 5

NOTES
Washed
Altitude 1,350m


Malty notes of caramel with orange highlights

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