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Gloria Villada

Gloria Villada Santa Clara Farm

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Gloria is an eager, enthusiastic and proactive woman; with an great passion for her land, which gives her drive to innovate on her coffee practices. She is always looking to learn new ways and to share her knowledge with her community.

  • Origin : MonteBonito, Caldas Colombia
  • Varietal : Castillo,Caturra
  • Process : Washed
  • Altitude : 1900 mts
  • Harvest Months : Apri - May

People benefited


Sensory Journey

Sweet, with sugarcane notes in cup. Medium acidity. Sweet long finish.

Coffee Process

  1. Plantation

    Where: Santa Clara Farm



  2. Harvest

    Where: Santa Clara Farm

    Hand picked

  3. Drying

    Where: Santa Clara Farm


  4. Selection

    Where: Santa Clara Farm

    Manual selection

Santa Clara's People


Santa Clara Farm is located in Monte bonito, Caldas. The farm is doña Gloria's and her siblings' heritance from their parents. She made a deal with her brothers to keep a small parcel with a house. That is the area she is focusing on producing specialty coffee. In the parcel she has 4000 coffee plants, avocados, citrus plants and platain.


Monte Bonito, Caldas Colombia



Albeiro Giraldo Ramirez

La Coca Farm

Coffee Plants: 50000

Coffee is a tradition in his family. Don Albeiro enjoys all the activities of the coffee life. He considers coffee production is a relaible activity.
Don Albeiro is responsable person, dedicated to this farm. Respectfull with the persons that work with him.


Eudes Castaño

La Divisa Farm

Coffee Plants:

Don Eudes was born in highlands but moved 9 years ago to the region for a better weather for his family. Since then he has been dedicated to the organize the coffee farm.
Don Eudes is a hard working person. He is helpful and responsable.


Fernando Ceballos Valencia

El Prado Farm

Coffee Plants: 4000

His mom bougth the farm and he came to help her to plant the coffee. That was 15 years ago, now they are producing good quality coffee.
Don fernando is an outgoing person. He is calm and dedicated to the job.


Hernan Gallego

El Perrillo Farm

Coffee Plants: 4000

His father bougth the farm and all the family move from cold weather land. He was 22 years old and he felt in love with the coffee.
Don Hernan have good relations with all the people. He is respetful and responsable.


Jose Alejo Lopez Pineda

Las Peñitas Farm

Coffee Plants: 10000

Descendant of coffee growers family, the last 10 years Don Jose have been in this farm, before he worked as day labourer. He says that the best part of the coffee life is the people.
Don Jose is a accountable and service-minded person.He is committed to his family.


Onilber Jaramillo

El Alto Farm

Coffee Plants: 3500

Don Onilber's father teached him all about coffee and he is continuing the tradition.
He is very dedicated to his work and his family, he wants to give a better life to his family.


Julian Ospina

LWR team


He is part of the LWR team in Colombia. Julian is incharge of give technical assistance to the coffee growers.He is new to the project but already have good relations with the community. For Julian the best part of the coffee world is the people that work on it.
He is quiet person, thoroughly reliable in carrying out his duties.