Bocca’s allereerste blend en nog altijd een oogappeltje. Onze favoriete single-origin koffies verfijnd in balans gebracht om tot een gelaagd smaakprofiel te komen, waar dadel, caramel en citrus in te herkennen zijn. Zo eigen, zo complex; geen wonder dat dit onze populairste koffie is. Voor meer informatie download de complete factsheet van The Blend hier of lees hieronder.
Let op: The Blend met branddatum voor 9 November bevat de Recreio in plaats van Passeio. Meer info?
- Land Brazilië, Colombia, Ethiopië
- Regio Sul de Minas, Nariño, Sidamo
- Plantage Passeio, Inga Aponte, Guracho
- Certificering Conventioneel
We’re thrilled to finally work with Adolfo Henrique Vieira Ferreira, the owner of Fazenda Passeio. Our green buyer Belle visited his farm several years ago and explains: “Adolfo is by far the most passionate Brazilian farmer I ever met. He’s also president of the Brazilian part of the Specialty Coffee Association and he’s very keen on helping other farmers teaching new techniques and cultivate varietals. Furthermore, Passeio is extremely beautiful and produces some stunning Brazilian coffees!”.
The farm is located in the southern part of Minais Gerais, Brazil, where an abundance of specialty coffees is grown. Owner Adolfo is a real example for others in the Brazilian specialty coffee industry: he puts his heart and soul into his work and is fully committed to obtain the highest quality. Compared to other Brazilian farms, Passeio is relatively small. Whereas machine plucking is the standard here, the coffee at Passeio is picked by hand and by the use of hand machines. The Vieira Ferreira family has been producing coffee in the region for over three generations. They do their absolute best to improve and increase productivity with respect to the environment and the local workforce, which is a large part of the operation. In all their work, they emphasize on social improvement: all of the local workers receive social support, such as schooling, workforce training, and environmental education.
Inga Aponte, Colombia
The Inga Aponte farm is in the Nariño region in the South of Colombia where it sits at an altitude of 2,150 metres above sea level. Here, the fertile volcanic soil enriches the taste of the cherries, resulting in a full-bodied coffee with sweet notes of milk chocolate, hazelnuts and melon.
The workers at Inga Aponte are known as the Ingas – a community of nomads that once lived in the Peruvian mountains and are descended from the Incas. They form part of a huge project run by the local and central government to replace illegal crops – such as opium – with others. Coffee is one of the main ones.
The Guracho Washing Station is near the village of Kakie in Sidamo, a famous coffee region in Ethiopia. Thousands of farmers from several villages deliver their cherries to Guracho for processing. The owners of Guracho – the Kedir family – have supplied the central coffee market for 30 years. They have three washing stations and two coffee hullers. Green coffee supplier Trabocca – a company Menno has also founded- works closely with this family, checking their processes and offering technical support. This ongoing collaboration helps to improve the quality of the coffee – the results of which can clearly be tasted in the cup.
- Dosering dubbele espresso 19,5 gram
- Extractietijd 27 seconden
- Shotgewicht 40-42 gram
- Dosering 15 gram
- Water 250 gram op 96 graden
- Procedure 30 seconden bloom met 50 gram water, vul aan met water tot 250 gram
- Totale extractietijd 2.30 minuten
Elke dag weer streven wij naar het hoogst haalbare op het gebied van koffie. Het moet vers en perfect gezet zijn, en jou iets bijzonders laten ervaren. Neem contact op en we nodigen je graag uit om onze koffies te komen proeven. Met liefde vertellen we je meer over herkomst, de boeren die we steunen, hoe we branden, en leren we jou hopelijk ook beter kennen!