Producer: Juan Cubillos Location: La Palma, Gigante, Huila Landed: March 2022 Altitude: 1,620 - 1,730 masl Varietal: Geisha Process: Washed Flavour profile: Peach Bellini & lemongrass Category: Limited & experimental
Juan Cubillos is the proud owner of Finca La Florida in Gigante, Hulia. The farm is a total of 16 hectares of land in the area of La Palma. Most of the farm is planted with Variedad Colombia, but in more recent years he has planted 9,000 Pink Bourbon trees, 2,000 Geisha trees and 500 SL-28 trees. He is married to Alba Lucia Camacho and has two children Santiago and Valeria.
Over the last ten years or so, more and more coffee farmers in Colombia have begun planting Geisha coffees. With high altitudes, great soil quality and skilled processing techniques, many coffee farmers like Juan Cubillos have brought out the incredible cup profile of this world class variety.