Costa Rica 2015

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91.46

Rank: 1
Farmer/Rep.: Manuel Antonio Barrantes Zuñiga
Altitude: 1600
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Lourdes, Cirri, Naranjo
Region: Valle Occidental
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Dried fruit, white grapes, date, plum, toffee, vanilla, brown sugar, rose, fig, pineapple , wine, grapefruit, spiced plums
Acidity: Tartaric, malic, brilliant
Other: Perfect balance, super sweet and fruity, sweet long finish, creamy
Processing system: Washed
Variety : SL-28
Coffee Growing Area: 4 hectares
Farm Size: 4 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 42.10
Total value: 64034.1
High bidders: Maruyama Coffee, Cafe Maple, Nagahama Coffee (JAPAN) // Campos Coffee (AUSTRALIA)

90.92

Rank: 2
Farmer/Rep.: Juan Ramon Alvarado
Altitude: 1300
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: San Francisco, San Isidro
Region: Valle Central
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Jasmine, cherry, coconut milk, apricot, black currant, black tea, orange zest, lavender, floral, rose apple, tangerine, spice
Acidity: Citric, tartaric in spades, effervescent
Other: Delicate fruits and flowers, cherry clove finish
Variety : Gesha
Coffee Growing Area: 2 hectares
Farm Size: 2 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 21.01
Total value: 31956.21
High bidders: Museo Co., Ltd._, Coffeejumbbang

89.82

Rank: 3
Farmer/Rep.: Luis Alberto Monge Ureña, Oscar Monge Ureña
Altitude: 1600
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: San Isidro de León Cortéz
Region: Tarrazú
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Jasmine, orange blossom, papaya, strawberry, cinnamon, stone fruit, passion fruit, peach, mango, blueberry, melon
Acidity: Lactic, tartaric, malic
Other: Elegant, super sweet, well balanced, fruit basket
Variety : Catuai
Coffee Growing Area: 2 hectares
Farm Size: 2 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 20.10
Total value: 30572.1
High bidders: HARU International Corp.

89.56

Rank: 4
Farmer/Rep.: Café de Altura San Ramon
Altitude: 1250-1300
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 34
City: San Ramon
Region: Valle Occidental
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Cinnamon, strawberry, black cherry, stewed apple and vanilla, honey, nutmeg, jasmine
Acidity: Lactic, acetic, malic, cinnamic
Other: Super sweet, clove, full body, clean finish
Processing system: Anaerobic
Variety : Catuai Caturra
Coffee Growing Area: 2 hectares
Farm Size: 2 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 2248
High bid: 15.00
Total value: 33720
High bidders: Hisashi Yamamoto Coffee (Unir), Time’s Club, TOA Coffee (JAPAN) // Coffee Libre (KOREA)

89.44

Rank: 5
Farmer/Rep.: Luis Guillermo Ramirez Rojas, Marco Vinicio Rojas Bolaños
Altitude: 1300
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 44
City: San Ramon
Region: Valle Occidental
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Ripe tropical fruit, spice, tamarind, black tea, cardamom, lavender, ginger, maple syrup
Acidity: Phosphoric, tartaric, delicate, complex, citric
Other: Creamy, balanced
Processing system: Anaerobic
Variety : Caturra
Coffee Growing Area: 4 hectares
Farm Size: 4 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 2877
High bid: 11.20
Total value: 32222.4
High bidders: Wataru & Co., Ltd.

89.42

Rank: 6
Farmer/Rep.: Isaias Gomez Viquez
Altitude: 1500
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Getsemani de San Rafael, Heredia
Region: Valle Central
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Floral, molasses, cinnamon, dark chocolate, rose, black cherry, caramel, mango, green apple, mandarin, tea-like, jasmine, lemon, grape
Acidity: Lactic and malic, layered
Other: Full body, heavy, good body and flavor from beginning to end, lingering mouth feel
Processing system: Dark Honey
Variety : Gesha
Coffee Growing Area: 30 hectares
Farm Size: 30 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 15.10
Total value: 22967.1
High bidders: TERAROSA (HAKSAN Co.Ltd)

89.04

Rank: 7
Farmer/Rep.: Marco Vinicio Arrieta Brenes
Altitude: 1600
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Lourdes de Cirri Naranjo
Region: Valle Occidental
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Hibiscus, strawberry, dark chocolate, grapefruit, stone fruit, honey comb, mandarin, raisins, palm sugar
Acidity: Balance of malic and citric
Other: Well balanced, buttery mouth feel, good body, creamy
Processing system: Washed
Variety : Caturra
Coffee Growing Area: 3 hectares
Farm Size: 3 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 10.70
Total value: 16274.7
High bidders: Kean Coffee, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, Klatch Coffee

88.78

Rank: 8
Farmer/Rep.: Marlene Mayela Brenes Morera
Altitude: 1600
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Lourdes de Cirri Naranjo
Region: Valle Occidental
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Wild berry, stone fruit, cherries, roasted almond, dark caramel, spice, orange, apricot, strawberries, milk chocolate
Acidity: Tartaric, malic, citric, complex
Other: Good from beginning to end, clean sweet finish
Processing system: Washed
Variety : Caturra Villa Sarchi
Coffee Growing Area: 2.5 hectares
Farm Size: 2.5 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 10.70
Total value: 16274.7
High bidders: Sulalat Coffee Trading on behalf of Camel Step Coffee

88.76

Rank: 9
Farmer/Rep.: Efrain Naranjo Blanco
Altitude: 1900
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Llano Bonito, León Cortés
Region: Tarrazú
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Toffee, nougat, caramel, vanilla, apricot, dark fruits, tangerine, strawberry yogurt, pear, cranberry, lime zest, cherry
Acidity: Lactic, malic
Other: Light rosemary finish, silky
Processing system: Semi-Washed
Variety : Catuai
Coffee Growing Area: 9 hectares
Farm Size: 11 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 10.40
Total value: 15818.4
High bidders: TERAROSA (HAKSAN Co.Ltd)

88.44

Rank: 10
Farmer/Rep.: Johana Calderon Martinez
Altitude: 1972
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2015
Size (30kg boxes): 23
City: Dota, Santa Maria
Region: Tarrazú
Month:
Aroma/Flavor: Toffee, nougat, caramel, vanilla, apricot, dark fruits, tangerine, strawberry yogurt, pear, cranberry, lime zest, cherry
Acidity: Lactic, malic
Other: Light rosemary finish, silky
Processing system: Washed
Variety : Catuai
Coffee Growing Area: 5 hectares
Farm Size: 5 hectares
Auction Lot Size (lbs.): 1521
High bid: 9.10
Total value: 13841.1
High bidders: M.I. COFFEE CORPORATION