Nicaragua: Edition 23.053

La Escondida

  • Flavour profile Malted milk biscuits, milk chocolate, orange
  • Process Washed
  • Varietal Catuai
  • Roast Medium Dark


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  • Starting as a malted milk biscuit covered in milk chocolate, this coffee seamlessly swings into chocolate orange on the finish for a super easy drinking cup.

    • Country: Nicaragua
    • Department: Jinotega
    • Community: Lipululo
    • Farm: La Escondida
    • Farm manager: Jose Elias Contreras
    • Farm owners: The Mierisch Family
    • Coffee growing area: 70 hectares
    • Elevation: 9751,230 m.a.s.l.
    • Varietal: Red Catuai
    • Processing method: Washed
    • Diurnal temp. cycle: Avg High 25ºC, Low 21ºC
  • Cupping notes: Malted milk biscuits, milk chocolate, orange.

    Cup of Excellence Cupping Scores

    • Clean cup: (1–8): 6
    • Sweetness: (1–8): 6.5
    • Acidity: (1–8): 6
    • Mouthfeel: (1–8): 6
    • Flavour: (1–8): 6.5
    • Aftertaste: (1–8): 6
    • Balance: (1–8): 6.5
    • Overall: (1–8): 6.5
    • Correction: (+36): +36
    • Total: (max. 100): 86

    Roast Information
    Medium-dark - Keeping a steady pace, you want to go through first crack and just up to the first pops of second as the roast drops out, no more.

  • If you place an order before 07:30, it will be roasted and dispatched that day. If you order after 07:30, it will carry over to the following working day for roasting.

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La Escondida

In Spanish, escondida means ‘hidden’ which is fitting because the farm is hidden from the road by forest!

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