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  • Korica 250Gr Grains
  • Korica 250Gr Grains
  • Korica 250Gr Grains

Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G

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Korica coffee beans or ground coffee was born out of a long-term relationship with Carole Zbinden, our coffee producer in Costa Rica, at the El Quizarra farm. Carole is located at an altitude of more than 1,400 meters, on volcanic soil. It is a family farm of more than 57 years on an area of 14 hectares, with the main production of arabica. Korica coffee has a lively character thanks to its washed treatment, aromas of orange and honey that Carole cultivates with passion. What is specialty coffee? Specialty coffee is a top-of-the-range coffee known as “rare”, with unique characteristics in the world. It is cultivated in the highest altitudes of the world, in family plantations whose objective is the superior quality, signed by a manual harvest in order to guarantee the perfection of the grain. The terroir coffees are carefully sourced for the care taken by the producer, a superior manual and selective harvest, full traceability, a cultivation method and a respected and controlled treatment process.   What is the Score? The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) defines a high standard coffee analysis procedure to assess all the specifics of specialty coffee. SCA determines the value of odor, aroma, body, acidity, possible defects. A coffee is rated on a scale of 100, and must obtain a minimum score of 80 points to be able to be determined as "specialty coffee". Specialty coffee score classes Ø   80+: very good coffees Ø   85+: The excellence of the specialty Ø     88+: The Grand Cru, the Rare
CHF 8.70
  • Aromas of orange, honey

  • 100% Arabica

  • Strength 7/10

  • Score 86.5+

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Korica coffee beans or ground coffee was born out of a long-term relationship with Carole Zbinden, our coffee producer in Costa Rica, at the El Quizarra farm. Carole is located at an altitude of more than 1,400 meters, on volcanic soil. It is a family farm of more than 57 years on an area of 14 hectares, with the main production of arabica. Korica coffee has a lively character thanks to its washed treatment, aromas of orange and honey that Carole cultivates with passion.

What is specialty coffee?

Specialty coffee is a top-of-the-range coffee known as “rare”, with unique characteristics in the world. It is cultivated in the highest altitudes of the world, in family plantations whose objective is the superior quality, signed by a manual harvest in order to guarantee the perfection of the grain. The terroir coffees are carefully sourced for the care taken by the producer, a superior manual and selective harvest, full traceability, a cultivation method and a respected and controlled treatment process.

 What is the Score?

The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) defines a high standard coffee analysis procedure to assess all the specifics of specialty coffee. SCA determines the value of odor, aroma, body, acidity, possible defects. A coffee is rated on a scale of 100, and must obtain a minimum score of 80 points to be able to be determined as "specialty coffee".

Specialty coffee score classes

Ø  80+: very good coffees

Ø  85+: The excellence of the specialty

Ø   88+: The Grand Cru, the Rare

Character bright
Aromas Orange, Honey
Roasting Very light Light Blonde Amber Brown Italian
Strength 7
Acidity 3/5
Origin Costa Rica
Production region Central Valley
Coffee plantation Finca El Quizarra
Coffee farmer Carole Zbinden
Altitude 1400m - 1700m
Type of soil Volcanic
Age of the farm 57 years
Area of the farm 14 ha
Composition 100% Arabica
Variety Caturra
Color of coffee cherries Red
Harvest period November to March
Treatment Washed
Washing Yes, about 3 hours
Drying time 5 days on patio
Number of trees per hectare 77'850 in total
Age of coffee trees 15 years old on average
Shady Yes, fruit trees
Grade SHB
Humidity 10.5%
Screen 15
Score 86.5+
Conditioning 250G
Made in Switzerland
By on  19 Sept. 2021 (Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G) :
(5/5

patricia

J'adore c'est le meilleure café

By on  13 Aug. 2021 (Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G) :
(5/5
By on  13 Apr. 2021 (Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G) :
(5/5

Bon cafe

Envoie assez rapide
prix très bon (encore mieux avec réduction :-)
encore à la recherche du goût ultime, mais j'ai bon espoir !!

By on  07 Apr. 2021 (Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G) :
(5/5

magnifique

trés bon café

By on  23 Feb. 2021 (Korica Costa Rica Coffeebeans 250G) :
(4/5

Bonne découverte

Première fois en dégustation mais j'en reprendrais certainement, me conviens parfaitement, équilibré et dans la bonne gamme de prix