08 – CHUPADERO – FERNANDO MARTINEZ

08 – CHUPADERO – FERNANDO MARTINEZ

  • Farm: Chupadero
  • Country: Colombia
  • Region: Nariño
  • Locality: La Unión
  • Elevation: 2,050 meters
  • Varietals: Colombia, Castillo
  • Process: Washed, sun-dried
  • Position: E.T.A. October, 2021 CTI

 

Fernando has a long history with coffee. He started working on coffee farms after finishing primary school, learning the necessary skills from his father. He now lives at El Chupadero with is wife, Daisy. Over the last 20 years they have been managing and improving the farm. Currently, Fernando is budgeting to add a warehouse area at the farm for increased storage and more controlled conditions.


THE CUP:

Cherry, honey, citrus, maple syrup