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2010 Cup of Excellence “Linda Vista”

In New Products, Product Reviews on June 15, 2010 at 11:14 pm


Coffee Variety

100% Caturra

Processing System

Washed & Sun-dried @ Las Segovias

Top Jury Descriptions

Flavour: milk chocolate, honey, apricot, vanilla, butter, raisin, cherry

Acidity: sweet citric, juicy, lemon

Other: Creamy mouth-feel 

Speakeasy Roasteries is very pleased to announce that we are one of the auction lot winners at the 2010 Cup of Excellence Nicaragua competition.    

We are honoured to represent Cup of Excellence and the extraordinary coffee Linda Vista as exclusive roaster / supplier.    

This was our first experience with the Cup of Excellence judging / cupping / auction process; it was thoroughly exciting and gratifying from start to finish.    

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity….quantities are limited. Visit  for more information.    

Managed by Francisco González Avilez, his wife and their four children, “Linda Vista” is located in the community Las Nubes, municipality of Dipilto, department of Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua.    

This 7-hectare farm is 1386m above sea level and has an average rainfall of 1650 mm / year. The average temperature is between 18ºC – 27ºC.  The farm’s coffee output is about 83% Caturra, 17% Bourbon; but also produces a variety of citrus fruits, musacia (a type of banana palm) cheyas (a leafy perennial that’s cooked  and eaten like spinach)  and malangas (a tropical tuber that is eaten like potatoes)    

Linda Vista has arrived at the roastery and is ready to be roasted & shipped! Contact to place your order today.

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  1. Dear Stephen Armstrong,

    Dry Mill Las Segovias send you gratefully for your selection and purchased the lots LINDA VISTA FARM in the Cup of Excellence Auction this year.

    You are a collaborator in a better standard of living family’s farmers, employees, and the community and improve the highest quality production

    It is an excellent Nicaraguan coffees and the Farmers and we are very happy and hope you and your customers enjoy the nice flavors, is a honor for us to know that our coffee will be sold by this company.

    We process an Cup of Excellence good number winners Farmers. You would like additional information from the farm, please make this known.

    Many Thanks,


    Lexania Marín

    Beneficio Las Segovias,
    Ocotal, N.S, Nicaragua

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