Colombia Florencia Washed Microlot (2019 Crop)

As per sample
$2.79 / lb $430.56 / bag
Bag Weight 70 KG BAG
Harvest Season 2018/19
Oct 2019
SKU P605211-5
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About This Coffee

This is a washed microlot from 3 small farms near the village of El Carmen, San Lorenzo, in the Nariño region of southern Colombia.


THE PRODUCERS


This microlot is made up of coffee from 3 small farms: Fincas Florencia, La Esperanza and La Palma. These farms are between 2 and 5 hectares in size at altitudes ranging between 1,600 and 1,900masl and cultivate the varietals of Caturra, Colombia and Castillo.


THE PROCESS


This lot utilises a traditional washed process. Ripe cherries are pulped and dry-fermented for 25-36 hours depending on climatic conditions. The coffee is then thoroughly washed to remove any excess mucilage, which has broken down during the fermentation process. After washing the coffee is dried on a concrete patio in the sun for 5 days, after which it is transferred to a parabolic solar drier for a further 10 days, or until the optimum moisture content has been achieved.


THE REGION


The San Lorenzo subregion has strong conditions for coffee cultivation which allows growers to rely on coffee as a primary source of income


The wider Nariño region is located in South-West Colombia, including a pacific coastline and a border with Ecuador. Coffee is traditonally grown in the mountainous inland areas.

  • Total Bags In Lot 81
  • Status Spot
  • Cup Score 85.25
  • Region San Lorenzo
  • Farm Name Florencia, La Esperanza, La Palma
  • Processing Washed
  • Bag Type Jute
  • Plant Species Arabica
  • Coffee Grade COL CA WA EXCO EP10
  • Growing Altitude 1600-1800m
  • Country of Origin Colombia
  • Warehouse The Annex
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  • CTRM Contract Number P605211-5

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