The lot that this year was best quoted in the international electronic auction reached US$30,009 dollars per hundredweight (quintal in Spanish) – 46 kilos – and the grain comes from Dota, in the Los Santos region of Costa Rica.
The entire family is dedicated to the production of very high quality coffee. Luis Ricardo Calderón and his wife Lourdes Castillo, along with their children Diego, Fernanda and Michael, showed the result of that effort at the Don Cayito farm in Santa María de Dota. Photo by Jorge Castillo, La Nacion
The high quality coffee is from the Don Cayito farm, receiving the best quote in the international electronic auction in the Cup of Excellence contest.
This price has not been reached before. The closest price was registered in