San Sebastian - Colombia

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£8.50

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Colombian crowdpleaser in the house! The ultimate representative of a 'comfort' offering - classy and easy to brew using a variety of methods.

In the cup, you can expect milk chocolate and raisins with a hint of brown sugar and a creamy body. Gentle papaya acidity makes it a great filter brew, meanwhile in espresso you get all the chocolate goodness. Combined with milk this coffee creates a very comforting beverage, which is super easy to drink.

Origin: La Plata, Huila, Colombia

Varietals: Castillo, Caturra, Colombia

Processing: Washed

Suitable for: All Brew Methods (read more)

Q Score: 86.5 (what's this?)

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Notes from the importer...

This coffee is produced by smallholder members of OCCICAFFE (The Asociacion de Cafe de Alta Calidad del Occidente del Hula) Co-operative from Inza, 35km away from La Plata, Huila. OCCICAFE was founded in 2003, and today the association has over 320 members from the municipalities of La Argentina, La Plata, Paicol, Natal and Tesaaia. It's members are smallholders whose farms range from 1 to 5 hectares.

The smallholders process their coffee in their benefices, dry it on covered patios, then deliver their coffee to the OCCICAFE Lab where each lot is classified as commercial, regional, regional plus or micro-lot.

 

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Customer Reviews

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Marianne Marston
Gorgeous coffee

This one hits all my favourite notes. It’s smooth and rounded with a fruitcake richness dusted with cocoa.

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Nick T
A comforting brew

It's a very good, go-to, Colombian coffee. Won't blow your socks off with a new taste sensation but then again I don't want that with my morning coffee. I'll get this again, love the chocolate-ness.