Andre Garcia - Santa Lucia - Natural
Milk chocolate with toffee apple and soft citrus.
Category - Easy Going (Find out more about our coffee categories here.)
Origin - Brazil
Farm - Santa Lucia
Producer - Andre Garcia
Varietal - Acaia
Region - Mantiquerira
Process - Natural
Import Partner / Export Partner- West Coast Coffee Traders / Jaguara Coffee
Santa Lucia is located in Mantiqueira, Brazil, at an altitude of between 900m-1020m. The farm is owned by Antonio Wander Garcia, but it is his son Andre Garcia who runs the farm with the manager Diquinho. Andre is an agronomist and is the husband of Natalia Brito who owns Fazenda Jaguara and Jaguara Coffee.
Santa Lucia farm was bought in 1994 by Antonio, but the whole family have been working together on the farm and have worked for many years with the farms manager Diquinho. Diquinho is a crucial part of the success of this farm, he lives on the farm with his own family and cares for the land, the trees and the animals here as if they were his own.
This lot showcases smooth chocolate notes with accompanying toffee sweetness and an apple and soft citrus like acidity.
This coffee is great on all brew methods.