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La Huella (pulped natural)

La Huella (pulped natural)
Flavour profiles

Grapefruit, Blood Orange, Cane Sugar

Regular price £18.10 18.10

Farm information
Method
Pulped Natural
Producer
The Mierisch Family
Region
Matagalpa
Varietal
Yellow Pacamara
Elevation
1,315 masl

La Huella translates as ‘the footprint’ in Spanish. It sits on a small plateau inside the Los Altos farm which is at the heart of so much of what we do.

By concentrating their focus on this little plateau, the ripeness of the coffee cherries can be carefully monitored, to develop a fantastic flavour profile. This plateau also benefits from a consistent climate, which means that the coffee develops similar compounds in each bean for razor-sharp clarity of flavour.

This coffee was picked and placed in water overnight to prevent fermentation. Once the coffee cherries are de-pulped, the coffee is dried and turned four times a day on black coloured polymeric material net that allowed air to pass between the ground and the coffee. The coffee is then moved to raised African beds to dry for 12 to 15 days under 50% shade until the humidity drops below 12.5%.

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BREW RATIOS

Espresso: 1:2 coffee to water, extracted in 28-32 secs
Filter: 60-65g coffee per litre of water, brewed for 3-4 mins

ROAST DAY

Roast & despatch days are currently Monday to Friday. All orders placed after midnight on Thursday will be roasted and dispatched on Monday. 

ROAST TYPE

We create a new and unique profile for each coffee we roast. Although the profiles are different, our approach is always the same, to highlight and accentuate the flavours created at the farm and mill. This means we don’t label our coffees as espresso, filter, dark or light roast. All of our coffees are omni-roast, meant to be delicious however you brew. We believe the heart of speciality is keeping the identity and character of every coffee intact and alive, no matter the brew method.

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