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Santa Cruz Inoculated Washed Maragogype — Ships on Dec. 13

by Rosso Coffee

Regular price$30.00 Sale price

CARAMEL  /  SWEET CITRUS  /  MARZIPAN  /  CHAMOMILE

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This is a 200g bag 

Defined by it's elegance, this washed Maragogype is sweet and citric. We find mandarin orange, soft florals like chamomile and a rich sweetness in the form of marzipan. You'll find the acidity is medium, well balanced and has a beautifully clean finish.

*Your entire order will ship together*


Lot 96
Varietal Maragogype
Process Washed
Farm Santa Cruz
Producer Pepe Jose Arguello Enriquez
Geography
La Concordia, Chiapas, Mexico
Rosso Direct  
TThe Argüello Enriquez family are the owners of Finca Santa Cruz, a back to back COE-winning farm, located near the Biofera del Triunfo bio-reserve. Pepe Jose Argüello Enriquez, the youngest member of the family, took over the farm in 2016 and decided to put his efforts into specialty coffee. He wanted to demonstrate Mexico's capability of providing great coffee to the world. He has successfully achieved the goal of putting his Mexican coffee amongst some of the best quality coffees on the planet. Located on the side of the Triunfo Biosphere Reserve - a cloud forest type of environment that gives a beautiful backdrop and terroir to Santa Cruz. Throughout the coffee plants, you'll find other species of plants with shade trees included as well. Only selective picking is done under the supervision of Pepe. In 2019, Finca Santa Cruz was awarded the highest score ever in the history of the Cup of Excellence Mexico, with a 93.04 for a natural Geisha. In 2021, Finca Santa Cruz was again awarded the the winner of Cup of Excellence Mexico, with a 91.58 for a natural Gesha.
FERMENTATION: This lot is a washed Maragogype, which is harvested during a full moon (biodynamic). The cherries are rested for 12 hours in open air environment, prior to 48 hours, in a mucilage + parchment closed air fermentation with a yeast inoculation (Sacharomyces Cereviceae). One day of direct sun drying, followed by 22 days of shaded drying in raised beds, and a 14 day stabilization period at 20% humidity prior to drying to 11.7%.

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