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Honduras announces First Global Auction of Specialty Coffees: DO Marcala 2020

DO Marcala 2020 Honduras

LONDON, UK – The Embassy of the Republic of Honduras to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland informs that Honduras will hold its First Global Auction of Specialty Coffees: DO Marcala 2020, on Tuesday, 08 September 2020 from 09:00 to 15:00 hours (BST/GMT +1).

DO Marcala 2020 will take place via a dynamic virtual platform with informative content about the growers and their coffees.

DO Marcala Specialty Coffee will be auctioning 36 batches (micro and nano lots) of coffee from the región defined as DO Marcala, which consists of 19 different communities all located on the Montecillos mountain range, the best coffee producing area in Honduras.

The offered lots have diverse specifications and finishing:

  • 2 of the lots were prepared through anaerobic fermentation;
  • 12 are natural coffees;
  • 5 using the honey method;
  • and 17 are washed coffees; all with a unique profile and notes.

All 36 certified to be above 86% in the SCAA Q grading system.

In order to be part of the DO Marcala Specialty Coffees Global Auction 2020, please log on to the website www.docafemarcala.org. Click on the Auction 2020 Menu, register, start reviewing the coffees and enjoy the stories and anecdotes.

Please note the earlier you register, the more time you will have to review the lots, order your samples, and select your top picks.

Do MarcalaHow to register (explanation video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S90Hrcn58G8 & feature = youtu.be