It's the happy medium. When light roast is too light, and dark roast is too dark, choose the Continental: it's just right. Ahhhh! Roasted a little longer, the beans are a little darker, and it's more full-bodied than the light roasts. Delicious!
Most other coffee vendors sell their coffee in 12-oz packages. Zabar's coffees are TRUE old-fashioned 16-oz. Kosher.