93.60

Rank
1a
Farmer/Rep.
HENRIQUE LEIVAS SLOPER DE ARAUJO
Altitude
1250-1300 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
DOMINGOS MARTINS
Region
Espirito Santo
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Red wine, dark fruit, concord grapes, banana, strawberry-yogurt, candy, tropical fruit, mango, papaya, tamarind, rose.
Acidity
Complex, sweet, malic, tartaric, salty, butyric, red currant, soft peach.
Other
Big silky mouthfeel, creamy, guava nectar, cotton candy, quince jelly
Processing system
Natural
Variety
CATUCAI ACU- IAPAR
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
396.83
High bid
90.20
Total value
35794.07
High bidders
Maruyama Coffee, TOA Coffee, Sarutahiko Coffee

93.60

Rank
1b
Farmer/Rep.
HENRIQUE LEIVAS SLOPER DE ARAUJO
Altitude
1250-1300 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
DOMINGOS MARTINS
Region
Espirito Santo
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Red wine, dark fruit, concord grapes, banana, strawberry-yogurt, candy, tropical fruit, mango, papaya, tamarind, rose.
Acidity
Complex, sweet, malic, tartaric, salty, butyric, red currant, soft peach.
Other
Big silky mouthfeel, creamy, guava nectar, cotton candy, quince jelly.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
Catucai ACU- IAPAR 59
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
396.83
High bid
80.30
Total value
31865.45
High bidders
Nippon Coffee Trading Co., Ltd.

92.37

Rank
2a
Farmer/Rep.
PAULO HENRIQUE MIRANDA
Altitude
1100-1300 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
7
City
ARAPONGA
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Toffee, caramel, strawberry, honey, vanilla toffee, coffee, molasses, buttery, brown sugar, pumpkin pie, cashew, mild chocolate, apricot, lemongrass, mango, green grapes plum, floral.
Acidity
Powerful, complex, coating, integrated, grape, fruit, lime, apricot.
Other
Transparency creamy, sticky sweet, dulce de leche, strawberry, peach.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
CATUCAi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
462.97
High bid
30.60
Total value
14166.88
High bidders
Brew92

92.37

Rank
2b
Farmer/Rep.
PAULO HENRIQUE MIRANDA
Altitude
1100-1300 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
7
City
ARAPONGA
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Toffee, caramel, strawberry, honey, vanilla toffee, coffee, molasses, buttery, brown sugar, pumpkin pie, cashew, mild chocolate, apricot, lemongrass, mango, green grapes plum, floral.
Acidity
Powerful, complex, coating, integrated, grape, fruit, lime, apricot.
Other
Transparency creamy, sticky sweet, dulce de leche, strawberry, peach.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
CATUCAi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
462.97
High bid
35.20
Total value
16296.54
High bidders
HoneyCoffee (Izaki Coffee Co. Ltd)

91.17

Rank
3a
Farmer/Rep.
FAZENDAS KLEM
Altitude
900 – 1200 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
LUISBURGO
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Lavender, citrus, strawberry, orange, honey, watermelon, grape, tropical fruit peach, herbs.
Acidity
Citric, fruity, melon, sparkling, crisp, bright, lemon, cherry.
Other
Silky, floral aftertaste, chamomile, lemongrass aftertaste.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
Yellow Catuai
Certifications
Rainforest Alliance , Organics, UTZ
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
396.83
High bid
25.40
Total value
10079.48
High bidders
Single O

91.17

Rank
3b
Farmer/Rep.
FAZENDAS KLEM
Altitude
900 – 1200 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
LUISBURGO
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Lavender, citrus, strawberry, orange, honey, watermelon, grape, tropical fruit peach, herbs.
Acidity
Citric, fruity, melon, sparkling, crisp, bright, lemon, cherry.
Other
Silky, floral aftertaste, chamomile, lemongrass aftertaste.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
Yellow Catuai
Certifications
Rainforest Alliance , Organics, UTZ
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
396.83
High bid
25.40
Total value
10079.48
High bidders
Coffee Me Up (Korea)

91.03

Rank
4a
Farmer/Rep.
ISMAEL JOSÉ DE ANDRADE
Altitude
1200
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
14
City
SERRA DO SALITRE
Region
CERRADO MINEIRO
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Blueberry, caramel, brown sugar, coffee cherry, strawberry, cinnamon, grape, fig, brown sugar, black tea, honey, fruit.
Acidity
Plum, coffee cherry, sparkling, complex, citric, lemony, bright, vibrant.
Other
Elegant, bright, delicate body.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
YELLOW CATUAI
Certifications
UTZ , Rainforest Alliance
Farm Size
330
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
925.94
High bid
12.10
Total value
11203.87
High bidders
Saza Coffee

91.03

Rank
4b
Farmer/Rep.
ISMAEL JOSÉ DE ANDRADE
Altitude
1200
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
13
City
SERRA DO SALITRE
Region
CERRADO MINEIRO
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Blueberry, caramel, brown sugar, coffee cherry, strawberry, cinnamon, grape, fig, brown sugar, black tea, honey, fruit.
Acidity
Plum, coffee cherry, sparkling, complex, citric, lemony, bright, vibrant.
Other
Elegant, bright, delicate body.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
YELLOW CATUAI
Certifications
UTZ , Rainforest Alliance
Farm Size
330
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
859.8
High bid
11.80
Total value
10145.64
High bidders
Maruyama Coffee Co., Ltd.

90.67

Rank
5a
Farmer/Rep.
JOSÉ BERNARDES SANTANA JUNIOR
Altitude
1080 – 1260 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
15
City
ARAPONGA
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Honey, melon, tea rose, flowers, violet, papaya, cardamom, grape, grapefruit plum, pineapple, ginger, black currant.
Acidity
Structured, sweet tartaric, granny smith apple.
Other
Caramel, sweet, crisp, syrupy sweet, crisp.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
CATUAi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
992.08
High bid
15.60
Total value
15476.45
High bidders
Campos Coffee

90.67

Rank
5b
Farmer/Rep.
JOSÉ BERNARDES SANTANA JUNIOR
Altitude
1080 – 1260 masl
Country
Brazil Naturals
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
15
City
ARAPONGA
Region
MATAS DE MINAS
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Honey, melon, tea rose, flowers, violet, papaya, cardamom, grape, grapefruit plum, pineapple, ginger, black currant.
Acidity
Structured, sweet tartaric, granny smith apple.
Other
Caramel, sweet, crisp, syrupy sweet, crisp.
Processing system
Natural
Variety
CATUAi
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
992.08
High bid
15.40
Total value
15278.03
High bidders
Proud Mary Coffee Roasters, Dragonfly coffee roasters, Coffee Libre, Times Club