30 May '16, 5am

Episode 394 on Monday the 30th of May, 2016. Costa Rica Finca de Licho Yellow Honey Villa Sarchi.

Episode 394 on Monday the 30th of May, 2016. Costa Rica Finca de Licho Yellow Honey Villa Sarchi.

So an old favourite returns in this Costa Rican Licho: it’s a coffee that we first bought from a Cup of Excellence auction many, many years ago in 2007, where it finished 4th. This year we welcome Licho back for the eighth time and I’m super proud to offer it. Licho is a coffee that I feel shows our development as a roaster over the years. First we bought this coffee in the Cup of Excellence program (a great way to meet a grower), then we bought it from an import broker; they helped us bring in this coffee because we are a small coffee buyer. Then we bought directly from them. Then, two years ago, I went out to the farm and did the deal on the farm with the brothers. I love the fact that last year I walked onto the farm after cupping a particular lot in the exporter’s office, asked how much they wanted, and there was a short conference. They came back and told me, then we ...

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