Tasting Notes: Dark chocolate, cherry, & creamy
Region: Central Valley
Recipes: Espresso: 1:2.5 | Filter: 1:17
Diego Guardia is the new generation of coffee producer and exporter. When he’s not on the farm, you will see Diego ripping his finest cut-backs in the surf and strumming the guitar. Costa Rica is as well known for its fine speciality coffees, as it is for amazing warm water breaks.
Hacienda Sonora has seen many changes throughout its 100 years of operation. Owned and operated by Alberto (father) and Diego Guardia in the region of Central Valley, the estate initially cultivated sugar cane as its major crop and source of income. Thanks to Alberto and Diego, Sonora has since been reinvigorated with a direction; speciality coffee.
Roasting days: Proud Mary roast Monday-Friday during normal business hours. To ensure freshness of coffee, best to order early in the week as postal services and couriers do not operate on weekends.
Orders: placed by 8.30am PST will be roasted and dispatched the same day. If you are ordering on a Friday, and order after 8.30am then your coffee will be roasted the following business day - Monday.