Panama Finca La Valentina Gesha - Washed (100g)

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Finca La Valentina is a micro estate of 12.5 hectars located in the community of Horqueta, district of Boquete, Panama. Blessed with an outstanding micro climate for the production of Arabica coffee as well as personal dedication to the production, Finca La Valentina focuses on specialties micro lots. The gesha arabica is a washed coffee with a cupping score of 91-93 points. It yields a clean cup with high acidity, floral citrus fragance, fruity aroma, sweet chocolate berries flavor (1st place Best of Panama 2011). The coffee plantation was opened in 1976 by its previous owner Mr. Manuel Lorenzo, who planted 300 trees of arabica typica and later introduced arabica catuai, arabica caturra and then Gesha trees from Costa Rica.

Today, Finca La Valentina has approx 25,000 trees and is managed by the two Osorio brothers with the support of a local family who has lived and worked in the plantation for over 25 years. The farm provides housing for this family as well as full medical benefits, and ensure all children attend school. No pesticides are used, and all farm maintenance is done by hand to prevent pollution of freshwater streams running through the farm.

Panama Finca La Valentina Gesha Washed

Package Size: 100g

Varietal: Gesha

Processing: Washed

Tasting Notes: Fruity, Floral, Berries, Honey Sweetness

Altitude: 1,500 to 1,650 masl (above sea level)

Cultivation: Mountain slopes, humid ground and temperature between 15C to 20C with a delicate balance of shade and sun.