Colombia - El Quebradon AAA

Recluse Roasting Project - Richmond, VA

Colombia - El Quebradon AAA

Regular price $16.00

Tasting Notes

Gingersnap | Brown sugar | Milk Chocolate

This is a AAA grade quality coffee from the Hacienda El Quebradon. The Hacienda covered much of the municipality of Palestina. It was inherited by Lorenzo Cuellar's sixteen siblings who sold off most of the land to settlers arriving in the region in search of land and fortune.
The region was previously known for being a rubber-trading hub but over time this changed into a coffee-growing community.

Today, one hundred and twenty coffee growers from the municipality of Palestina are focusing on producing high quality coffee under the name of Quebradón, honouring the Hacienda. These growers focus on producing coffee with fewer defects by taking better care of their coffee trees, applying a more stringent approach to picking- only selecting ripe cherries – and carrying out better beneficio techniques after the harvest.