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Colombia San Vicente
*Delicious in both espresso and filter
Origin: San Vicente
Altitude: 1500 – 1950 MASL
In the Cup: Red apple. Sweet chocolate. Plum
A cup of these Colombia San Vicente coffee beans offers a delectable experience with taste notes of red apple, sweet chocolate, and plum.
Colombia is known to be the second most bio reserve country in the world. Colombia’s tropical location near the equator means that its perfect for growing agricultural products such as bananas, rice, corn, and most importantly coffee beans.
Produced by smallholder members of OCCICAFE Cooperative from San Vicente, 10km away from La Plata Huila. Smallholders from La Plata deliver their coffee to OCCICAFE where each lot is classified as commercial, regional, regional plus, or microlot.
These Colombian coffee beans are classified as regional PLUS. For coffee beans to score the PLUS they need to rank higher than 85pts and have a moisture content between 10-11%
Colombian coffee beans are seen as some of the best in the world. When you see the landscape, it’s no wonder why. With temperatures ranging from 15 – 24 degrees and an annual rainfall of 1900-2200mm – these coffee cherries have been treated well.
The weather conditions in Colombia are perfect. There are at least 80 inches of rainfall per year complimented with a warm and tropical climate.
Want to read more about Colombian coffee beans? Check out our blog post here.
Roasted for espresso yet, they also offer a delicious cup no matter how you brew. The perfect balance of juicy sweetness and smooth chocolate is scrumptious. You better get your cups ready as this one’s going to be popular.
You can grind it up for your Aeropress or pour it into your espresso machine. Either way, you’ll experience a sweet and tasty coffee.
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