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Best of Panama 2019

Elida Estate reached won BOTH Geisha categories breaking records in both categories, for the second year on the row Elida Estate wins first place in Geisha Washed category and Geisha Natural category. in 2018 Elida Estate broke the record for Geisha Washed with 94.66 and Geisha Natural did not reached a record score, but in 2019 Elida Geisha Washed reached 95.00 and Elida Geisha Natural broke the record with a 95.25 points. Winning first place in both Geisha categories in the same competition is something unimaginable, now doing it on back to back occasions feels like a dream.  Lets remember that both Elida Geisha champions got record prices in the auction celebrated in July 19th, 2019. Elida Geisha Washed reached...

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World Brewers Cup 2019

After winning Panama Brewers 2018 celebrated in October by Specialty Coffee Events in Panama city, Wilford Lamastus Jr became the representative of Panama in the World Brewers cup. Wilford Jr in his first world competition reached the 10th overall place in the competition, missing finals by just a few spots. And, since this is the website for the coffee we will focus on Open service where he placed 5th overall using Elida Geisha Natural ASD. ASD stands for Anaerobic Slow Dry and the coffee was put in fermentation tanks for 120 hours with the pulp, and then placed on the drying beds with thick layer for a total time of five weeks.  The Geisha coffee used for brewers cup grew...

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