Colombia San Sebastian Decaf

Rated 4.9 out of 5
Based on 17 reviews
$20.00

Tasting Profile
Green Grape
Red Apple
Caramel
Why we love this coffee

San Seb all day long 🤔 What a lovely thought. If we could dream up the perfect decaf this would be it!! San Sebastian is consistently one of our favourite coffees year after year and has been since all the way back in 2013. But, never once did we stop and think, could we just get it decaffeinated? Well, now we have, and honestly, there’s really nothing better. It's gotta be one of the best Decafs we’ve ever had. It’s got all the lovely aspects of San Sebastian without any of the caffeine and great as both a filter or espresso!!
Structure
Balanced: layered, structured

COFFEE STORY
As one of our first ever single-origin offerings, our relationship with this coffee stretches back to the early beginnings and it is consistently a favourite every season for its flavour depth and complexity. San Sebastian is a regional blend grown by various smallholder farmers in the La Plata Municipality of the Huila region of Colombia. Most of the members are second, third or fourth generation coffee growers approaching today's coffee growing and production with a fresh and innovative attitude. This specific lot has been naturally decaffeinated at the origin using the E.A method.

BREWING RECIPES
Drip | 16g: 1g | 20g coffee | 320g water | 3 min ( V60)
Immersion | 15g: 1g
Espresso | 2g: 1g | 18g coffee | 36g beverage | 27 seconds
Peak Rest time: 5 to 30 days off roast

Origin La Plata, Huila, Colombia
Variety Caturra, Colombia
Process Washed, Naturally E.A. Decaffinated
Producer Various Smallholders as part of OCCICAFE
Farm Various
Altitude 1500 to 1900 MASL

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Decaf perfection

I never know it’s decaf while I’m drinking this

Which I guess is the point. Love it espresso or pour over

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Outstanding Quality

I loved the rich and smooth flavours of this blend!

It was perfectly crafted for fine quality espresso and blended perfectly with any milk iced or hot!The best part is that it’s decaffeinated and you truly cannot tell a difference at all!

Overall I am very impressed and will be purchasing again!

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Great decaf coffee!

A very flavourful and enjoyable decaf coffee.

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Awesome decaf!

I have been drinking coffee all my adult life and have had the priviledge to have travelled to many coffee growing countries and enjoyed some of their finest. More recently I have tended to enjoy a blonde or medium roast. I switched to decaf about 6 months ago and have been looking for a palatable decaf ever since. I have now found it - Detour's Columbia Huila decaf is awesome! In fact I prefer it to many high-test coffees I used to like. I'm not good at describing the tasting notes, but suffice it to say this coffee nails it.

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Game Changer

This is fantastic coffee. It’s perfect for an afternoon cup if full caff coffee keeps you up at night. Great decaf coffee without compromising on flavour.

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