Finca La Torre is owned by Manuel Antonio Barrantes Zúñiga, winner of COE first place in 2015 with one of his other farms Leoncio. He has 3 daughters and his wife and he started Cafetalera Herbazú 20 years ago, one of the first micro mills of the country. He is also 3rd generation of producers and all his family produces coffee and some of his sisters and brothers process their coffees on his micro-mill.
La Torre has 3 hectares and 1 hectare has San Roque variety, which he process as a natural for this specific lot.

Farm Information
  • Farm Name
    La Torre
  • Farmer
    Manuel Antonio Barrantes Zuñiga
  • Score
Lot Information
  • Year
  • Processing System
  • Variety
    San Roque
  • Overall
    Complex , Citrus, Good acidity, Juicy and round body, Lingering, Malic Acid
  • Aroma / Flavor
    Dark Chocolate , Floral , Grape , Honey , Apple , Black Tea , Caramel , Orange , Apricot, Blackberry, Blueberry, Brown Spice, Brown Sugar, Butter, Cacao, Cereal-like, Cinnamon, Citric Acid, Jasmine, Kumquat, Lemon, Lemon & Lime, Malt, Mango, Milk Chocolate, Molasses, Pear, Plum peel, Raspberry, Red Grape, Vanilla
  • Acidity
    Citric Acid , Citrus Fruit , Malic Acid , Green Apple, Kiwi, Kumquat, Lactic, Lemon, Pleasant malic acidity

Valle Occidental, Costa Rica


National Winner