- Farm: El Placer
- Country: Colombia
- Region: Nariño
- Locality: La Unión
- Elevation: 1,800 meters
- Varietals: Colombia, Castillo
- Process: Washed, sun-dried
- Position: Spot Continental New Jersey
As one of ten children, Tino was raised growing coffee alongside his siblings. He considers coffee farming a way of life, not just a job. It comes as no surprise that he is now continuing the tradition with his wife and three kids.
He believes that relationships are the key to making the coffee industry sustainable and is committed to investing the time and effort needed so the generations to come will prosper while continuing the tradition.