Name and Location of Farm:
My Farm La Ampliacion is located in the community of El Volcan, Dipilto Township, shade-grown coffee at a height of 1280 meters, easily accessible, with water service.
Tell us the story of your Farm:
I acquired by purchase 6 years ago, This farm was in a state of neglect but with a lot effort has been working to achieve having a plantation in good condition and mainly producing quality coffee.
My family is composed by eight people my parents and brothers.
What is your secret for winning the competition?
A good selection of coffee at the time of cutting (only the mature grain), good wet processing flushing when he moved immediately to dry Mill.
How do you feel to be a winner?
I am so very happy and lucky to obtain this award and think I got this recognition due to appropriate management is given the coffee, and I hope to continue winning in the next competition.
What do you think of the Cup of Excellence?
CoE is great opportunity for the coffee producers and will get many benefits.
|Farm Name||La Ampliación|
|Farmer/Rep.||Maycon Yader Montenegro López|
|Size (30kg boxes)||36|
|Aroma/Flavor||floral, perfume, rose, black current raisins, plum, chocolate, dark berries, raspberries, red apple, vanilla, spice, dried dates|
|Acidity||balanced, complex, clear, malic, grape, tartaric|
|Other||long spicy finish, very sweet, multi-dimensional|
|Processing system||Washed, Sun|
|Coffee Growing Area||1.4|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||2380.97|
|High bidders||Oren’s Daily Roast|