93.41

Rank
1a
Farmer/Rep.
Francisco Alejandro Mena Vilchez
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Naranjo, Cirri
Region
Lourdes
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Passion fruit, honey, fruit basket, citric, stone fruit, peach, orange, juniper berry melons, guava, green apples, prune, apricot, cherries, chocolate, melted butter, sweet
Acidity
Complex sweet, juicy, bright, sparkling
Other
Creamy velvety, very consistent, transparent, silky mouthfeel, smooth, full body
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Caturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793
High bid
58.10
Total value
46073.3
High bidders
Maruyama Coffee, Pon Pon Coffee (Japan), Mesh Coffee with Coffeejumbbang (Korea), Orsir Coffee (Taiwan)

93.41

Rank
1b
Farmer/Rep.
Francisco Alejandro Mena Vilchez
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
Naranjo, Cirri
Region
Lourdes
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Passion fruit, honey, fruit basket, citric, stone fruit, peach, orange, juniper berry melons, guava, green apples, prune, apricot, cherries, chocolate, melted butter, sweet
Acidity
Complex sweet, juicy, bright, sparkling
Other
Creamy velvety, very consistent, transparent, silky mouthfeel, smooth, full body
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Caturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
728
High bid
59.00
Total value
42952
High bidders
Wataru for TAKAMURA COFFEE ROASTERS

91.28

Rank
2a
Farmer/Rep.
Teneria Pirro Antonio G—mez Ltda
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Getsemani
Region
San Rafael de Heredia
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Floral, bergamot, herbal, jasmine, lemon grass, green tea, apricot, milk chocolate spiced plum, lemon cake, clove perfume
Acidity
Raspberry, citric, sparkling, lemon, orange, elegant, exotic, phosphoric
Other
Transparent, crystal clear, amazing aromatics, elegant, creamy finish
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Villa Sarchi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793
High bid
31.20
Total value
24741.6
High bidders
Campos Coffee

91.28

Rank
2b
Farmer/Rep.
Teneria Pirro Antonio G—mez Ltda
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
Getsemani
Region
San Rafael de Heredia
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Floral, bergamot, herbal, jasmine, lemon grass, green tea, apricot, milk chocolate spiced plum, lemon cake, clove perfume
Acidity
Raspberry, citric, sparkling, lemon, orange, elegant, exotic, phosphoric
Other
Transparent, crystal clear, amazing aromatics, elegant, creamy finish
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Villa Sarchi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
728
High bid
31.20
Total value
22713.6
High bidders
Ecom Japan Limited

91.03

Rank
3a
Farmer/Rep.
Carlos Fern‡ndez Morera
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
San Rafael, San Ram—n
Region
Alajuela
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Cinnamon, cloves, sweet, sugar, lavender, potpourri, spiced fruit, apple juice ginger, caramel, dates, apple pie, applesauce, Christmas-cherry orange
Acidity
Complex, orange zest, tangerine citric, malic
Other
Buttery, creamy, exotic, unique, original, sugar bomb, intense, high fidelity
Processing system
Anaerobic
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793
High bid
40.10
Total value
31799.3
High bidders
Time’s Club, Hisashi Yamamoto coffee, COFFEE LIBRE, Proud Mary

91.03

Rank
3b
Farmer/Rep.
Carlos Fern‡ndez Morera
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
San Rafael, San Ram—n
Region
Alajuela
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Cinnamon, cloves, sweet, sugar, lavender, potpourri, spiced fruit, apple juice ginger, caramel, dates, apple pie, applesauce, Christmas-cherry orange
Acidity
Complex, orange zest, tangerine citric, malic
Other
Buttery, creamy, exotic, unique, original, sugar bomb, intense, high fidelity
Processing system
Anaerobic
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
728
High bid
38.10
Total value
27736.8
High bidders
Brew92

90.47

Rank
4a
Farmer/Rep.
Manuel Antonio Barrantes Zœ–iga
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Naranjo, Cirri
Region
Lourdes
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Honey, raspberry, lemon, grape, candy chocolate, gum drops, port wine, fruit, molasses, allspice, kiwi, black cherry, red fruit, apple
Acidity
Citric, pineapple, complex, sugar cane
Other
Jammy, succulent, red mature fruit, cherries, peaches, sticky, chocolate mousse finish syrupy, complex
Variety
SL-28
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793
High bid
25.70
Total value
20380.1
High bidders
MOMOS COFFEE

90.47

Rank
4b
Farmer/Rep.
Manuel Antonio Barrantes Zœ–iga
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
Naranjo, Cirri
Region
Lourdes
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Honey, raspberry, lemon, grape, candy chocolate, gum drops, port wine, fruit, molasses, allspice, kiwi, black cherry, red fruit, apple
Acidity
Citric, pineapple, complex, sugar cane
Other
Jammy, succulent, red mature fruit, cherries, peaches, sticky, chocolate mousse finish syrupy, complex
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
728
High bid
25.20
Total value
18345.6
High bidders
Campos Coffee

90.22

Rank
5a
Farmer/Rep.
Luis Pablo Bonilla Solis
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Leon Cortes
Region
Llano Bonito
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Winy, strawberry, blueberry, rum, raisin, passion fruit, chocolate mousse, tropical fruit, fruit punch, rose, mint, floral, purple flowers, fig, dried fruit
Acidity
Tartaric sweet, winy, red grape
Other
Round mouth feel juicy, super sweet creamy
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Catuai
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793
High bid
20.60
Total value
16335.8
High bidders
TASHIRO COFFEE Co., Ltd

90.22

Rank
5b
Farmer/Rep.
Luis Pablo Bonilla Solis
Country
Costa Rica
Year
2016
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
Leon Cortes
Region
Llano Bonito
Month
May
Aroma/Flavor
Winy, strawberry, blueberry, rum, raisin, passion fruit, chocolate mousse, tropical fruit, fruit punch, rose, mint, floral, purple flowers, fig, dried fruit
Acidity
Tartaric sweet, winy, red grape
Other
Round mouth feel juicy, super sweet creamy
Processing system
Honey
Variety
Catuai
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
728
High bid
22.30
Total value
16234.4
High bidders
Zoka Coffee, Oak Cliff Coffee, Klatch Coffee, Kean Coffee and One Line Coffee