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Los Pirineos - Elite Bourbon

Los Pirineos
Usulutan | Usulutan
Salvador

Sensory profile

« A gourmet cup with notes of vanilla, almond, cranberry and chocolate. »

Los Pirineos - Elite Bourbon

ABOUT

Gilberto Baraona was the head of a family business with over 130 years of tradition in specialty coffee. The Tecapa company brings together 5 farms and a benefecio in the Usulutan region in the south-east of El Salvador, on the slopes of the Tecapa volcano. Gilberto was one of the most renowned coffee producers in El Salvador having won numerous awards in the world of specialty coffee.
Today, Diego and Fabiola, his children, have taken over the activities of their father who tragically died of Covid in June 2020. This is to tell you how much the continuation of this partnership is important to us at Belco.

Producer
Famille Baraona

Altitude
1600 m

Environment
Volcanic

Species
arabica

Varietal
Elite bourbon

Harvest period
Décembre à avril

Harvest type
Manual

Process
Red honey

Drying
African beds

LOS PIRINEOS

The farm takes its name from the Pyrenees mountain range located between France and Spain. Los Pirineos covers 80 hectares, coffee is grown on 60 hectares and 10 hectares of wild forest are preserved. The Baraona family cultivates, at an altitude of 1600 meters, many varieties such as red and yellow bourbon, tekisic, pacas, pacamara, colombia, catisic, icatu, casiopea, anacafe 14, laurina, heirloom ...


Ground
-

Rainfall
-

Temperature
-

Humidity
0.00

Shadow
-

Preparation

Red honey

LOS PIRINEOS

Strengths

Family business | Usulutan terroir

L'histoire du producteur

The story
of the producer

Gilberto Baraona was the head of a family business with over 130 years of tradition in specialty coffee. The Tecapa company brings together 5 farms and a benefecio in the Usulutan region in the south-east of El Salvador, on the slopes of the Tecapa volcano. Gilberto was one of the most renowned coffee producers in El Salvador having won numerous awards in the world of specialty coffee (El Salvador Coffee Farmer of the Year 2018, 17 Cup Of Excellence awards…).
Today, Diego and Fabiola, his children, have taken over the activities of their father who tragically died of Covid in June 2020. This is to tell you how much the continuation of this partnership is important to us at Belco.