Colombia Excelso

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$14.50

Single Origin – Medium Roast

Origin: Colombia
Farm: Smallholders
Variety: Caturra, Colombia and Castillo
Altitude: 1,400 to 1,900 MASL
Proc. Method: Fully Washed
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Description

“Supremo” and “Excelso” are bean size descriptors for exportable coffee from Colombia, not variety or cupping profile.

Supremo preparation means the coffee beans are sized on screen 17, Excelso preparation are beans smaller than Supremo.

Exceslo is different according to the destination where it is exported. There are four different types of Excelso coffee:

  • Type “Klauss”: screen 16.5 for Germany
  • “Europa”: screen 15 for France, Spain and Italy. Tolerance: 2.5% of beans between screens 12 and 15
  • “Scandinavia”: Screen 14
  • “USA”: screen 14 for the U.S. Tolerance of 1.5% of beans between screens 12 and 14.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs