Blue Honey – Castillo by José Guillermo Toro in Nariño, Colombia
Creamy and refreshing with a fresh blueberry brightness alongside a gentle lactic acidity, and backed by a resinous sweetness like buckwheat honey, this washed process Castillo cultivar is lovingly grown by José Guillermo Toro on his family farm in Samaniego, Nariño, Colombia.
Producer: Jose Guillermo Toro
Origin: Nariño, Colombia
Tasting notes: fresh blueberry and lactic acidity
Importer: OLAM Specialty
Harvest: June 2020
This coffee (that, despite it being a washed process, it’s so sweet and unique we refer to it as Blue Honey) was connected to us nearly three years ago through an exporter we trust – Azahar, based in Colombia…