Honduras

Honduras is situated in Central America and borders Guatemala, Salvador and Nicaragua. The country is located on highlands and there is extensive coastline there. The climate is humid sub-equatorial. Principle crops involve bananas, sugar cane, corn, rice, oranges, sorghum, cotton, potatoes, sweet potatoes, tobacco. Coffee from Honduras is characteristic for its mild flavour and delicate acidity.


Terroir: The most frequently sensed coffee aromas from Honduras are marzipan, molasses, burnt almonds, hazelnuts, other characteristic things are the sweetness of unrefined sugar and caramel and delicate acidity of mature cherries. Subtle aromas of apples, pears and apricots also can be sensed.