Costa Rica El Poeta de San Ramon
Citrus, malt, nuts and caramel£3.55
- Variety:Caturra, Red Catuai and Villa Sarchi
This coffee is cultivated in the 'Land of the poets' in the West Central Valley region near San Ramon. This regional blend is carefully produced, selected and harvested from varieties such as Caturra, Red Catuai and Villa Sarchi at alititudes of 1200 - 1500 metres above sea level. Smallholder farmers send their coffee to a state of the art mill operated by Cafe de Altura de San Ramon and by doing so gain access to technical support for the best agricultural practices which in turn helps the farmersto improve quality and increase their earnings from coffee sales. The cup profile is is characterised by it's excellent balance, we roast it medium in order to accentuate the citrus flavours that are followed by a malt and caramel sweetness and a wonderfull nuttiness.
Winner of a 1 Star Great Taste Award in the Cafetiere/Filter Category in 2021. The judges said "Some malt notes and a good layer of nuttiness which lasts right through to a long and gentle finish. It's not a dark or complex flavour, but it is a bright and light coffee."