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MOUNTAIN VIEW COFFEE MICRO LOT PROGRAM: Costa Rican Tarrazu: La Pastora

Posted by Eric, 2017-02-09 14:57:59

Costa Rican Tarrazu: La Pastora Tarrazu coffees are grown in altitudes over 3,900 feet, allowing them to be designated SHB-single hard bean, the highest classification in the Costa Rican system. Grown in rich volcanic soil and high altitude make this one the finest coffees in the world. La Pastora is a well established Co-Op located in San Marcos, Tarrazú, Costa Rica. They are a cooperative with over 53 years of experience and tradition, who work with over 3,000 coffee producers and 250 mill workers who reside in the surrounding communities in the Tarrazú and Leon Cortes regions. The members of La Pastora pride themselves on a focused set of commitments: • Develop a sustainable coffee culture. • Protect and improve the environment. • Meet the expectations of their customers with high quality products and services. • Improve the quality of life of their members and the general community. Region: Los Santos, Tarrazu, Costa Rica Growing Altitude- 1700 meters Arabica Variety- Caturra, Catuai Harvest Period: December-March Milling Process: Washed, Drum drying Cupping Notes: Citrus, Chocolate, Tropical Fruit, Smooth & creamy cup of coffee with little stronger floral aspect and medium brightness COFFEE PRICED AT $9.00 PER LB