Origin: Pitalito, Huila
Taste: Fruity, citric acidity moderate, juicy body
Variety: Castillo, Caturra
Grown altitude: 1600 MASL
Mr. Jose Joaquin Ordonez is the owner of Lote Juan from Pitalito, located at the south of Huila, he is a young grower, from a family of farmers, he was raised and trained at a leading department in the production of specialty coffees, which allowed him to learn to distinguish the best coffees in the world, he participated in the World Cup cupping Tasters Championship, which included the participation of cupping tasters of 35 countries. Being recognized as the best in Colombia in 2013. Worthy to represent Colombia in the 2014 World Championships in Australia Cupping, contest in which participated the best cupping tasters of the world.
According with José Joaquin, his love for coffee is innate and Huila coffees are full of high quality, have good acidity, very good sweetness, good residual, are complex, exotic. In the department there is a very complete portfolio on the subject of specialty coffees, because from the Municipality of Tello to the higher part of San Agustin there are completely different profiles.
The coffee is grown by men and women from the same region, two of them have physical limitations, one of them has mobility problems in his right hand and the other one with difficulty walking. Generating aid to the people of this area that without any discrimination. Thereby obtaining a coffee grown and harvested
with love and commitment.
The seed is from the same farm. This coffee is great for excellence crop. The sun gives directly to crops during the morning from 8:00 am to 2: pm and not during the afternoon, thus obtained a great coffee with a very special and with outstanding characteristics.