Producer: Roberto Brenes
Farm: Auromar Estate
Altitude: 5250 feet
Notes: Hibiscus, Persimmon, Star Fruit
In 2006, the Aurora farm in Panama catapulted onto the specialty coffee scene. With his relatively small farm, producer Roberto Brenes has had a singular focus on the geisha variety, quickly gaining renown amongst the best in Panama. In 2013 his Auromar Geisha took First Place in the Best of Panama competition.
Auromar Estate is located at over 5000 feet in Candela, Chiriquí, near Volcán Barú. This region is home to some of the most celebrated geisha farms in Panama. The unique microclimate and fertile volcanic soil produces coffees with the classic sweet and floral flavor profile of geishas.
This lightly roasted coffee has a fragrant hibiscus and honeysuckle aroma. When brewed, the hibiscus note remains at the forefront alongside a note of persimmon and a maple sweetness. It’s body is silky, with a gentle blood orange acidity. Look for a note of star fruit in the finish.This coffee will be produced once a week on Tuesday. Please order by 4pm CST on the Monday before to receive the week’s roast. All coffee and merchandise in your order will be produced and shipped on the same day unless you specify otherwise in the Order Notes section of your shopping cart. Please see our FAQ for more details.