03 May '13, 6pm

Colombia El Roble - today's newest coffee on the list. Shipping Monday, in cafes next week.

12 oz. PRODUCER: Oswaldo Acevedo LOCATION: Mesa de los Santos, Santander ALTITUDE: 1500 m.a.s.l. VARIETIES: Caturra, Bourbon & Typica In the northern part of Colombia, in the department of Santander, El Roble is situated on the plateau called Mesa do los Santos. The farm is a 740 acre organic farm owned by Oswaldo Acevedo. What is unique and impressive about El Roble is the commitment to sustainable practices and management conducted at the farm. The difference in quality over the past couple years has been remarkable; Oswaldo and his team have made many changes in their pursuit of quality. We are impressed by the efforts they have put into refining the processing of the coffee - the farm truly has one of the most thought through solutions for drying coffee we’ve seen in a long time. For us, it is exciting to offer this organic coffee, as it is the third crop we are buying...

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