Costa Rica Hacienda Sonora
Region: Carrels Alto de Poás
Location: Hacienda Sonora
Varietal: Red Catuai
Elevation: 1700 - 1800 MASL
Notes: Cherry Ripe, Mulberry Compote, Oolong Tea
The Catuai Red varietal is widely regarded as well- rounded cup that is compatible with a range of brewing techniques. Hacienda Sonora is a highly renowned farm in Costa Rica, located in the breathtaking Central Valley at the foot of the Poal Volcano. The coffee is grown on rich volcanic soil and is surrounded by a diversity of exotic species that altogether make a complex ecosystem that supports the high quality of the microlots produced.
The farm is run off 100% renewable energy that is generated by a Pelton Wheel turbine powered by a natural water stream.
95% of Sonora coffees are sun-dried and finished in a mechanical dryer for 3 hours on low heat which gives excellent results in uniformity.