Brazil Sitio Floresta 250g Roast Date 17/09/18
Roasted for filter: Best enjoyed as a pour over, without milk, to allow the subtleties of the light roast to emerge.
Sitio Floresta is a farm unique in both geography and climate. Tasting notes of sweet, jammy Greengage, Macadamia nut & Caramel
Stretching across both high and lowlands of the Espírito Santo region, typically known for Robusta growth at lower altitudes, however Eduardo is successfully growing specialty Arabica.
It has come with its challenges however, through trial, error and persistence he has discovered that the climate favours washed and pulped natural processing, where his focus has since been, this has rightfully led to coffee recognition in Cup of Excellence.
After hand-picking the cherries, they are cleaned. Once clean, the cherries are placed onto raised beds and sorted manually for imperfections.
Eduardo closely oversees the entire operation in-house, everything is done internally from preparing the coffee for sowing to milling, sorting and packing.
Due to this, high standards of quality control are achieved by Eduardo and his small team.
- Region: Montanha, Espírito Santo
- Variety: Red Catuai
- Process: Pulped Natural
- Altitude: 850 - 1300 masl