Costa Rica - Santa Teresa
Owner Montero family
Farm La Pastora
Country Costa Rica
Varietal Caturra and Catuai
Process Honey, Fully Washed
Altitude 1800 MASL
Citrus Lemon, Marmalade, Chocolate
For over three generations the Montero family has been producing coffee in the stunning mountains of Tarrazú, Costa Rica.
Sitting at an altitude of 1,800 masl “La Pastora” micro region is rich in volcanic soil and known to offer some of the best Costa Rican coffee. Carlos and his entire family are deeply involved at Don Eli Coffee farm and micro mill.
in the harvest year of 2014 to 2015, Carlos and his family took their biggest risk yet. It was their first year as specialty coffee producers. But Carlos explains that this way they can regulate their coffee business, focus on innovative processing methods and ensure the quality.