Brazil: Daterra Sweet - Cerrado - Pulped Natural
In the cup: A complex and beautifully balanced coffee. A citrus-like acidity gives the cup flavours of sweet mandarin, rich dark chocolate and caramel. The finish is filled with high notes of sweet fruits and bittersweet chocolate.
Cupping Score: 88
Mouthfeel: Creamy, velvety.
Variety: Yellow Bourbon, Mundo Novo, Catuai
Process: Pulped Natural
Altitude: 1000 - 1200 meters above sea level
Falling within Brazils famous Cerrado that makes up nearly 23% of the entire country, Daterra are the world’s first grade A rainforest certified farm of any business, and a walk around the trees will reveal a stunning array of birds and wildlife, from toucans and burrowing owls to squirrel monkeys and maned wolves. Over 60% of the land they own is given over to nature reserves. The farm itself is split into many lots, each with a designated agronomist to care for the particular varietal and aspect each lot can define. With over 100 different varietals on their farms, progress is tracked, and planting paired with appropriate varietal.