microlot • Finca Las Galeras, Alto Bombona, Consaca, Nariño
notes / pomegranate, cherry, florals, strawberry, panela
profile / medium body, clean, smooth, sweet
region / Alto Bombona, Consaca, Nariño
altitude / 2000 masl
varietals / Yellow Colombia
farm / Finca Las Galeras
owner / Eivar Melo
processing / fully washed
drying method / raised African beds
importer / Apex Coffee Imports
Eivar Melo, is the son of Lucas German Melo and is a young but motivated farmer. His coffee (a blend of Typica, Yellow Colombia and Red/Yellow Caturra scoring over 90 points with an international jury) placed 5th in the 2018 Colombia South Cup of Excellence. His father's coffee placed 7th that same year and 9th in the 2017 South competition as well.
This lot is a separated varietal selection with this lot being made up of Yellow Colombia exclusively. It is from one of his two farms and is located in Alto Bombona which is a tiny town about Consaca in Nariño.
Orders placed by 6pm Monday are roasted and shipped Tuesday/Wednesday.
Any orders received after 6pm Mondays may not be processed until the following week.