La Secreta, Colombia

Cast Iron Coffee Roasters

Regular price £14.00

Flavour Profile: Rhubarb, Manuka Honey, Black Tea


  • Direct Trade Coffee
  • From the Region of Antioquia, Colombia
  • Grown in altitude of 1,980 masl
  • Caturra Chiroso varietal
  • Lactic Honey Process

A beautiful new Colombian varietal, the Caturra Chiroso is described as Antioquia's own pink bourbon.

With more than 30 hectares, 20 of which are cultivated in coffee and 10 in natural reserves, La Secreta has around 100.000 trees divided between 4 different varieties.  The Caturra Chiroso is a relatively new variety, which originated in the Urrao region of Antioquia, Colombia.

Originally cultivated for its resilience and high productivity in the cool climate and high elevations of the area, it is now being celebrated for its complex and floral cup profile.

In the cup expect wonder fruit flavours and honey sweetness leading to a long buttery finish.


 Roast Level: light medium

We roast this beautiful coffee to a light-medium level so it is perfect for filter coffee and for espresso drinkers who enjoy bright, fruity shots.  For espresso, we recommend it is rested for 2 weeks before use.


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Here are our general Frequently Asked Questions

If I place an order, when will it be dispatched?

We ship our orders from Monday through to Friday and we aim to ship every order received before 1pm, on the day it is received.

How long will it take to receive my order?

For UK orders, our standard shipping is with Royal Mail Tracked 48 hours so please allow two working days.  For an additional cost we can ship Royal Mail Tracked 24 hours.  For all orders over 3kg in weight we ship with DPD.  For overseas orders please allow 7-10 days for delivery.

How long after roast date should I wait until I brew my coffee?

For filter coffees please wait 5-7 days before using and for espresso please wait 7-10 days.  It will be worth it, honest!

How long will my coffee stay fresh?

Our coffee is at its optimum between day 7 to around day 30 after roast date and will be absolutely fine for up to 3 months.  Ground coffee will lose its flavour faster.

What days do you roast coffee?

We are roasting everyday, Monday through to Thursday.

Can I visit your workshop to collect my order?

Yes!  We welcome visits to the workshop.  Please do phone or email ahead for directions.

When will my subscription order be shipped?

We ship all subscription orders on the third week of every month.

Can I choose the coffee for my subscription?

Yes of course. If there is a particular coffee you would like repeated or are keen to try then please do get in contact and let us know.

What if I want to return my order or it is damaged?

We want all our customers to be 100% happy with their purchase.  If for any reason your order does not arrive in perfect condition then please email us and we will rectify the situation.

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