Farmer: Finca El Gobiado | Alfaro Family
Area: Concepción de Ataco, Ahuachapán, El Salvador
Altitude: 1300 meters
Processing Method: Full natural dried in the sun and under shade on elevated
Variety: Red and Orange Bourbon
El Salvador El Gobiado Natural Bourbon GrainPro coffee is a naturally dried (sun-dried) lot sourced from Finca Gobiado, an operation owned by El Gobiado &Alfaro family, located near the town of Concepcion de Ataco in the Ilamatepec mountain range within the department of Ahuachapan, El Salvador.
The Alfaro family have mastered through 4 generations techniques to meticulously picked and sorted sort this Bourbon Varietal, which is produced in this farm in two colours red & orange,. and Ripe handpicked cherries arethen placed it on raised beds and turned it regularly for more than 20 days both directly under the sun and under shadeto ensure even drying.
The Alfaro family has been cultivating coffee for four generations. They have discovered through years of experience that their bourbon varietal
responds exceptionally well to being processed naturally and this method also saves
a tremendous amount of water, a highly precious resource.
This lot presents fragrance of red fruit and almond, sweetness of caramel and the malic acidity of red & white grapes, with a juicy body that’s pleasant and long lasting.
Suitable for pour over & espresso.