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The Crafted Coffee Company - Colombia Pitalito - Decaf

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From Lorraine @ The Crafted Coffee Company:

A delicious and versatile, naturally decaffeinated coffee, with low acidity. Taste notes of stone fruit & caramel. Suitable for all brew methods.

This coffee comes from the small town of Pitalito, which lies in southern Huila in the Valley of Laboyos. This southern area of Colombia is at the foot of the Andes mountains. This massive mountain range is the birthplace of the Magdalena River, which travels north all the way to the Caribbean coast.

The valley itself lies at about 1,300 meters above sea level. All the surrounding mountains grow coffee with the average farm having about 6 hectares and about 5,000 trees per hectare. The soil is volcanic, providing lots of organic nutrients for this high altitude coffee.

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Altitude: 1300 - 1800 metres above sea level
Great for: Aeropress, Cafetiere, Espresso, Filter, With milk
Origin: Central America/Colombia - Valley Laboyos, Huila
Roast Profile: Dark
Type: Decaffeinated - with the Mountain Water Process
Varietals: Caturra and Castillo

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Tasting record

Method Dose Grind Time Volume Comments
e.g. Espresso 18g Vario 1E 25secs 30ml A bit finer next time would be better.