Yaucono Selecto Whole Bean 2 lb.
From the traditional family of Yaucono, this limited-edition gourmet coffee stands out for its excellent quality, creamy consistency, and bright undertones. Yaucono Selecto is carefully prepared with a special selection of 100% Arabica top quality beans and the quality that has distinguished traditional Café Yaucono. Tasting profile: Mild acidity and creamy body with rich aroma and a pronounced sweet character.
About Yaucono Selecto
From the traditional family of Yaucono, this limited-edition gourmet coffee stands out for its excellent quality, creamy consistency, and bright undertones.Learn more
Since 1839 the Hacienda Alto Grande, nestled deep in the mountains of Lares, Puerto Rico, has been the exclusive producer of a rare kind coffee acclaimed since the early Nineteenth Century as one of the world’s finest in the Royal Courts of Europe and the Vatican in Rome, Alto Grande GRAND LARES. Our group of expert cuppers combined the highest quality Arabica coffee beans in our Hacienda Alto Grande and accentuated them with the unique “caracolillo” beans (peaberries) to add to this coffee a bright, sparkling flavor and a sweet pointed aroma. Alto Grande Grand Lares Capsules, luxury at the touch of a button in the comfort of your home or office. Tasting profile: Experts enthusiastically describe it as a “rare and exotic Puerto Rican coffee with full body chocolate undertones and a sweet pointed aroma.
Yaucono is an iconic brand which represents both our coffee culture and tradition. For decades it has been the number #1 coffee of choice for most Puerto Rican households. Smooth and balanced, Yaucono's hand picked beans are toasted to a perfect roast and processed to an ultra fine grind resulting in its exquisite taste. “¡Por el gustito yo lo sé, Yaucono es el mejor café!” (One taste and you will know, the best coffee is Yaucono!) Tasting profile: It has the perfect medium-tasting roast mixed with prime coffee. Balanced flavors; smooth and balanced. Its careful preparation and taste has made it the favorite for generations. Available in regular, decaf, instant and espresso.
Café Crema is considered as one of the leading coffee brands in the local puertorican market. Originally established in the city of Caguas (circa 1925) by its founder Don José “Pepe” Garrido Morales and his wife Matilde Alonso, this brew is an ode to nature, perseverance and passion. Tasting profile: Medium roast and traditional grind. Creamy flavors and balanced acidity.
The bean offers a full bodied experience, with a creamy almost buttery taste and an arresting aftertaste. A hint of chocolate undertones completes the experience. Yauco Selecto is best when roasted at a full city level (right at the second crack of the beans in the roaster). The even roast of the beans displays the care involved in the preparation.