Honey, Apricot, Orange
Costa Rica El Encanto Honey
This single-farm lot was grown by Rolando Fonseca Brenes at his El Encanto farm and brought to us by his cooperative, Coopedota, which we have worked with since 2005. It is a honey-process lot, dried in the sticky, sweet pulp of the coffee fruit.
- Country Costa Rica
- Producer Rolando Fonseca Brenes
- Region Dota, Tarrazú
- Elevation Range 1850 m
- Processing Method Honey
- Drying Method multiple
- Harvest February - March 2022
- Direct Trade Partner Since 2005
Why We're Different
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