91.16

Rank
1a
Farmer/Rep.
Ignacio Estrada Burgo
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
8
City
Jinotega
Region
Jinotega
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Chocolate, red fruits, almond, dark chocolate, orange zest, hazelnut green apple, red currant, peach.
Acidity
Complex, malic, tartaric.
Other
Super clean, lingering aftertaste, elegant aftertaste, smooth body, transparent.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
529.1
High bid
37.90
Total value
20052.89
High bidders
Wataru for SHRUB COFFEE

91.16

Rank
1b
Farmer/Rep.
Ignacio Estrada Burgo
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
9
City
Jinotega
Region
Jinotega
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Chocolate, red fruits, almond, dark chocolate, orange zest, hazelnut green apple, red currant, peach.
Acidity
Complex, malic, tartaric.
Other
Super clean, lingering aftertaste, elegant aftertaste, smooth body, transparent.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
558.9
High bid
40.30
Total value
22523.67
High bidders
Maruyama Coffee, Toa Coffee, Sarutahiko Coffee, Difference Coffee Co. (UK).

90.50

Rank
2a
Farmer/Rep.
Gonzalo Adán Castillo Moreno
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Dipilto
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Cinnamon, peach, cherries, raspberry, stone fruits, rum chocolate, hazelnuts, raisins, fig, pineapple, peach, lime.
Acidity
Lactic, complex fruits, balanced.
Other
Transparent, long-lasting, balanced, improves as it cooled, strawberry, winey aftertaste.
Processing system
Honey
Variety
CentroAmericano H1
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
760.59
High bid
15.00
Total value
11408.85
High bidders
Maruyama Coffee Co., Ltd.

90.50

Rank
2b
Farmer/Rep.
Gonzalo Adán Castillo Moreno
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
12
City
Dipilto
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Cinnamon, peach, cherries, raspberry, stone fruits, rum chocolate, hazelnuts, raisins, fig, pineapple, peach, lime.
Acidity
Lactic, complex fruits, balanced.
Other
Transparent, long-lasting, balanced, improves as it cooled, strawberry, winey aftertaste.
Processing system
Honey
Variety
CentroAmericano H1
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
793.65
High bid
15.00
Total value
11904.75
High bidders
Time’s Club, Inc. , Coffee Libre

90.37

Rank
3a
Farmer/Rep.
Luis Joaquin Lovo Gutiérrez
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
Dipilto
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Raspberry jasmine, currant strawberry nectarine, brown sugar, prune, anise, red grape.
Acidity
Complex, crisp, oranges.
Other
Dark chocolate aftertaste, notably clean, syrupy mouthfeel, well-balanced.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
363.18
High bid
16.10
Total value
5847.2
High bidders
SUPREMO (Germany)

90.37

Rank
3b
Farmer/Rep.
Luis Joaquin Lovo Gutiérrez
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
6
City
Dipilto
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Raspberry jasmine, currant strawberry nectarine, brown sugar, prune, anise, red grape.
Acidity
Complex, crisp, oranges.
Other
Dark chocolate aftertaste, notably clean, syrupy mouthfeel, well-balanced.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
396.82
High bid
16.10
Total value
6388.8
High bidders
MOMOS COFFEE

89.87

Rank
4
Farmer/Rep.
Eleane Mierisch & Gioconda Padilla
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
10
City
Jinotega
Region
Jinotega
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Concord grape, dark fruit, black currant, peach, white peach, milk chocolate, sugared almonds, balanced jasmine, apricot, lime, kiwi, strawberries.
Acidity
Tartaric- complex subtlety, citric, green apple.
Other
Textured, elegant mouthfeel, clean, good from beginning to end, white tea.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Java
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
637.99
High bid
16.40
Total value
10463.04
High bidders
Taf Coffee

89.75

Rank
5
Farmer/Rep.
Roger Esaú Herrera Ortez
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
11
City
San Fernando
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Red apple, caramel, orange, fruits, cinnamon, spices, citrus, cherries, passion fruit, concord grapes, apricot, cane juice.
Acidity
Citric, bright, mandarin, malic, lemon.
Other
Juicy, transparent, silky mouthfeel, honey, really sweet, balanced, sweet with acidity apricot mouthfeel, viscous.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
727
High bid
14.20
Total value
10323.4
High bidders
Brew92

89.62

Rank
6
Farmer/Rep.
Carlos Alexander López Pastrana
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
10
City
Mozonte
Region
Nueva Segovia
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Hazelnut, lemon zest, mild chocolate, raisins, butterscotch, ginger, chocolate cream, vanilla, apple, wine-like, green apple, plum, cherry.
Acidity
Citric, oranges.
Other
Crisp finish, sticky mouthfeel, transparent, dark jam preserves, sweet, consistent.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Catuai
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
646.3
High bid
11.50
Total value
7432.45
High bidders
Pebble Coffee Co., Ltd.

89.45

Rank
7
Farmer/Rep.
Arjen Roersma
Country
Nicaragua
Year
2017
Size (30kg boxes)
13
City
Jinotega
Region
Jinotega
Month
Aroma/Flavor
Fresh green onion, sweet herbal, berries, wine-like, spicy, raisin, tangerine.
Acidity
Tartaric, structured.
Other
Mandarin aftertaste, complex.
Processing system
Washed
Variety
Maracaturra
Farm Size
Auction Lot Size (lbs.)
859.79
High bid
10.37
Total value
8916.02
High bidders
Campos Coffee