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Alex Twyman's Old Tavern Blue Mountain Coffee Estate

Blue Mountains National Park, Jamaica
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Awesome location. Awesome coffee.

We visited this small coffee plantation on our recent trip in January. The ride was awesome with... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
JamaicaBryan
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Richland Center, Wisconsin
I am a tea drinker but love this coffee!

I always tell people that I don't drink coffee because I really don't like it - it would take too... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
TravelingCat22
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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We visited this small coffee plantation on our recent trip in January. The ride was awesome with great views from both Kingston and back north. Everybody at the plantation was very friendly and welcoming. It was the first full cup of coffee I've had in...More

1  Thank JamaicaBryan
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I always tell people that I don't drink coffee because I really don't like it - it would take too much sugar & milk to support its bitter taste. Then I read that some people were like me, averse to coffee, but liked this coffee:...More

7  Thank TravelingCat22
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We toured Old Tavern with Barrett Adventure Tours. Carolyn was our guide and she is amazing. Carolyn has a wealth of information about the flora and fauna and history of Jamaica that she shares with you as you make the drive up the Blue Mountains....More

3  Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Never would I have considered myself a $25 per 8oz by kind of coffee person, but a local friend sent us up to old tavern (to get her some coffee while passing through), and we were lucky enough to have a cup brewed for us...More

3  Thank ashleymartabano
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Robert of the Prince valley guesthouse suggested us to go visit the estate. So we got there, Dave was busy but he took some time to brew us a fresh cup of coffee and talk about the estate. It's a really beautiful place, Dave is...More

4  Thank Nicholas R
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by Carolyn from Barrett adventures. It was a long drive from Montego Bay where we were staying but we knew this before we booked, and Carolyn chatted, told us all sorts of interesting facts as we drove through each area, stopped...More

7  Thank Jo H
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

We received a tour of the Estate from Carolyn Barrett with Barrett Adventures. She was extremely knowledgable about the estate and the process. We drank coffee and talked with David and Crissy for probably 2 hours in their living room. They were extremely kind and...More

4  Thank RicaKTL
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

I'm a lifelong coffee drinker and this is the best I've ever tasted. Up above the clouds on the Twyman estate, it was sublime. Brewing it now here at home, It's fine too.

5  Thank Always_Panna_Cotta
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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

The peaberry coffee is excellent and of course pricey but is all hand picked and sorted , excellent views of the steep plantings of coffee bushes and birding on the road to this locale is amazing

3  Thank Cheryl W
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

We toured the plantation and spent considerable time with the owners son. It was very informative. We tried two different brews and they were fantastic. I was impressed by how labor intensive it is as well as only the best beans are used. It is...More

3  Thank robbythegreat
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Annusha B
29 March 2018|
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Response from manofekent | Reviewed this property |
There are no organized tours as I understand, I arranged mine via email, but you can't post email addresses here so it was oldtaverncoffee with a gmail suffix
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