- September - November
Colombia Cauca Juan Tama Washed Excelso EP 2022
Rich, chocolaty, classic Colombia. Notes of chocolate fudge, black cherry, cashew, fresh-cut oak, lilac in both aroma and cup. Bright, juicy acidity and crisply satiny body. The finish consolidates to notes of chocolate, cashew and oak.
About the Coffee
Juan Tama is a pioneering organization of indigenous communities in the municipality of Inza in the Cauca department. Founded in 2008, the association encompasses 600 families with an estimated production of 10000 - 13000 bags of Excelso coffee. The association is dedicated to increasing organic and biodiverse food production and food autonomy with the goal of helping its member families enjoy prosperity.
Juan Tama provides farm assistance to its members in the form micro-loans and agronomic assistance such as crop management, in-farm processing and organic farm management.
With 16 coffee-producing regions along three mountain ranges and two harvests each year, Colombia is a fresh coffee powerhouse. The South American origin also has access to both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, which is a unique blessing for shipping logistics. Read more in our Colombia Origin Report.
Region Inzá, Cauca department
Juan Tama Indigenous Councils Association
Caturra, Colombia, Castillo
September - November