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Colombia Natural Manos Juntas Anaerobic



A standout anaerobic dry processed Colombian

Sweet and sugary with lots of winey fruit acidity, rich chocolate, ripe berries, cranberry and cocoa flavors.

Country Colombia
Region Cauca
Farm Manos Juntas Micromill
Variety Castillo, Colombia, F6
Altitude 1950–2100 masl
Proc. Method Natural
Harvest Schedule May–August 2020

"Manos Juntas is a micromill in Sotara area of Colombia's Cauca region, operated and managed by our exporting partners at Banexport. The entire concept of this micromill is based on simplifying tasks and responsibilities, for both producers and Banexport.

This particular offering was first purchased in its cherry form when delivered to the mill by eight local producers, on the day of harvest. Upon arrival, the Brix and pH were recorded, and the cherries are placed in large hermetic tanks for a five-day-long anaerobic fermentation. After this, the cherries are taken to raised beds under a parabolic dryer to begin their 30-day process of slowly drying."