Costa Rica West Valley V&G Estate White Honey
COSTA RICA West Valley V&G Estate
Costa Rica, Alajuela, Naranjo, San Juanillo
Process: White honey
Dried: sun dried on raised beds at Patalillo Mill
Varietals: H1 Centroamericano
Farm Name: Finca V&G San Juanillo
Owner: Tomas Gutierrez and Allan Vargas
Farm Manager: Guillermo López
Bag size: 66 lb boxes
Finca V&G (Vargas and Gutierrez) San Juanillo is the brainchild of an agronomist (Tomas Gutierrez) and an industrial engineer (Allan Vargas), who shared a vision for this 4 hectare farm in San Juanillo, Naranjo when they bought it in 2007.
The initial focus has been on experimentation with hybrid varieties that have been developed by CiCafe (coffee research institute of Costa Rica). These hybrids look to take the best qualities from different varieties; improving cup quality, yield, and resistance to disease.
We love the honey lots from this special farm. They are available in 66 lb boxes with vacuum sealed bags.
White honey: Cherry, full body, juicy body, lemon tea finish, malt, milky caramel, stone fruit
We are so happy to have these excellent examples of new hybrids and careful processing back from the team at Finca V&G, in beautiful San Juanillo.
Available In, Parksville, Vancouver