Lighter Roasts

The true sense of terroir can best be determined by a lighter roast. One can taste the nuances of each growing region.

Light Roast Coffee

The true sense of terrior can best be determined by a lighter roast. One can taste the nuances of each growing region.

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  • Brazil Estate

    Roasted hazelnuts and chocolate with a hint of apple crisp are the characteristics of this coffee. Wonderful brewed and fantastic as a single origin espresso. In Brazil, a farm is called a Fazenda and every year we search out the best Fazenda whose coffee displays the unique character of the finest dry processed Brazils. ...Learn More

    $12.95 lb. Light / Medium Roast
  • Colombian Supremo

    So delicious. The San Francisco Chronicle rated it the #1 coffee in the Bay Area! Our single milled coffee is full bodied with a soft acidity making a deliciously balanced cup. Our two favorite growing regions in Colombia are Narino and Huila. We love them for their continued growing of heirloom varietals. ...Learn More

    $11.45 lb. Light / Medium Roast
  • Colombian/French

    Colombian French is a classic coffee blend which brings together the bold notes of French and the lingering sweetness of lighter roasted Colombian coffee.  Peerless uses very origin specific coffee in order to elevate our Colombian French.  Our Colombian coffee comes from a small region called Huila in southwestern Colombia.  Our French roast is comprised of single estate beans from Central America and Indonesia. ...Learn More

    $10.95 lb. Medium Roast
  • Costa Rica ” La Estrella”

    A full-bodied cup with tangy aroma, sparkling acidity and rich overtones.  "La Estrella" translates as "The Star" which is perfect because each season our master cupper and coffee buyer, George Vukasin Jr., chooses his "Star". Each harvest, George cups dozens of Costa Rican coffees and narrows it down to the special one.  A fantastic coffee from The Doka Estate. ...Learn More

    $10.95 lb. Light Roast
  • Decaffeinated Colombian Supremo

    The choicest grade of the world’s favorite coffee.  Colombian beans produce a balance of rich taste, full body and mild acidity. Roasted medium light, this coffee is smooth, mellow, well-rounded, with a sweet finish and is simply the best decaffeinated Colombian you will have.  We source our decaf coffees as diligently as any coffee and want to ensure a wonderful cup every time. ...Learn More

    $12.45 lb. Light Roast
  • Decaffeinated Colombian/French

    Our Decaf Colombian/French is a blend of Latin American beans and 25% French-roasted beans.   A full-flavored decaffeinated brew that is soft and smooth in taste.

    $11.95 lb. Medium Roast
  • Decaffeinated Hawaiian Golden Kona Blend

    Our famous Hawaiian Kona Blend is decaffeinated in Europe to ensure the taste is as close to our Hawaiian Kona blend as possible, with a lot less caffeine! Made with Kona and Central American mild beans, hand roasted to a traditional light brown. A rich, rounded cup capped by Kona's superb fragrance and flavor. For our Kona Blend, we always start by cupping each harvest Kona coffee. After that, we determine the special coffees which when blended with Kona, will best maintain the unique cup of 100% Kona. ...Learn More

    $14.95 lb. Light Roast
  • Ethiopia Moka Fancy (Yirgacheffe)

    Our award winning Ethiopia Moka has an exotic taste, a sharp, tangy quality with distinctive, “winey” acidity and fragrant floral overtones.  Perfect for French Press.

    $12.95 lb. Light Roast
  • Guatemala Antigua

    For a unique experience, try our Guatemala Antigua coffee. An Estate Arabica with lively acidity, complex spiciness, and chocolate laced aftertaste. These combined characteristics give a crisp, smooth flavor.  Our coffee is grown on a gem of a small farm located in the famous Antigua growing district for over 70 years, producing 750 bags and carefully tended by Grandmother Torreviarte.   FINCA LAS SALINAS lies in the shadow of Volcan del Fuego and Volcan de Agua where the rare Bourbon and Typica  cultivar (particular types of Arabica trees) flourish. The rich volcanic soil, the high elevation (+5500 ft), the thick canopy of shade trees and the strong family pride combine to produce this exquisite Peerless exclusive. ...Learn More

    $11.45 lb. Light Roast
  • Hawaiian Golden Kona Blend

    Our Hawaiian Kona Blend is made with Kona and Central American mild beans, roasted to a traditional light brown.  A rich, rounded cup capped by Kona's superb fragrance and flavor.  For our Kona Blend, we always start by cupping each harvest Kona coffee.  After that, we determine the special coffees which when blended with Kona, will best maintain the unique cup of Kona. ...Learn More

    $13.95 lb. Light Roast
  • Hawaiian Kona Fancy

    Elixir of Royalty! Hawaiian Imperial Kona Fancy delivers an old world mellow body with a balanced sweetness. Aromatic coffee with character that plays between acidity and sweetness, is slightly spicy, and with overtones of cinnamon and cloves. For over 150 years coffee has grown on this small patch of land but one must have a deeper understanding of the area in order to procure the best. Our history with Kona coffee goes back 50 years and includes a brief flirting of operating a coffee mill in Kona. We always source from the highest elevation and only on the Mauka side (mountain facing) of Old Mamalahoa highway.  1 - 10 ounce bag. ...Learn More

    $31.95 10 oz Light Roast
  • Moka Java Ethiopian

    Our Ethiopian is the fanciest grade of washed Ethiopians.  They possess an intense floral bouquet and when blended with a more balanced Java, create a pleasant cup of coffee to enjoy all day. Peerless offers two types of the world famous coffee blend Moka Java. This is the lighter version and in order to showcase the power of this blend, we choose a different coffee to bring together with the old Typica farms of Java. ...Learn More

    $11.45 lb. Light Roast
  • Natural Ethiopian Mystic Lion

    A light roast coffee that has a rich honey flavor with wild blueberry notes, sweet lemony tang and a spiced chai finish.  Our Natural Ethiopian Mystic Lion coffee comes to us from South of Addis, a farm located as the highest elevation farm in Limu District, far far up in the Daru mountains.  This very special farm produces this amazing natural coffee. ...Learn More

    $16.95 lb. Light Roast
  • President’s Private Blend

    A special after roast blend that combines the best Colombia has to offer and the richness of our classic French Roast beans gives a full-flavored brew which is soft and smooth in taste. This signature blend was renamed President's blend after a former President of the United States stopped by Oakland and fell in love with it. What could we do but name it President's Blend! ...Learn More

    $10.95 lb. Medium Roast
  • Sumatra Mandheling

    Naturally low in acid, smooth with a syrupy richness and magnificently heavy body, our Peerless Quality Sumatra is grown in the Northern Part of Sumatra on the terraced slopes of The Gayo Mountains. Interlaced between lakes and rice paddies, this fully certified coffee grows in a perfect ecological balance with the surrounding environment. Only natural and organic inputs are used to produce a syrupy, full bodied flavor which is accentuated by its heavier roast. ...Learn More

    $11.95 lb. Medium Roast