Colombia La Claudina Micro Lot
- Origin: Colombia
- Region: Ciudad Bolivar, Antioquia
- Farm: Hacienda La Claudina
- Farmer: Juan Saldarriaga
- Variety: Colombia, Castillo
- Altitude: 1320 – 1870m
- Processing: 192h Anaerobic Ferment
Hacienda La Claudina is located in Ciudad Bolivar, a traditional village of coffee in Colombia, approximately 100 kilometers southwest of Medellin.
La Claudina is a journey to the past of the tradition of coffee in Colombia.
The farm was established in 1983 and it is in pristine status, indicating the long tradition of our plantation. La Claudina is one among the oldest plantations in the area and it specializes in the cultivation of Colombian coffee.
The plantation is approximately 18 acres, from which 16 acres with coffee, and has its own processing unit. La Claudina is located in an altitude of 1300m-1800m and it includes 4 fields (La Yuca, Mandarino, La Cana, Los Andes), which are different, regarding to altitude and soil conditions. The ideal combination of altitude, humid and warm wind from tropical Choco forest, alongside with fertile volcano soil ensure the production of great quality coffee.
The coffee is 100% Arabica, fully washed, and it is, mainly, constituted of Columbian Castillo variety, which is characterized by its resistance to diseases. The harvest takes place between September and December. During this period, approximately 60 workers are occupied in plantations.