La Tortuga Honduras

For more than a decade, the Caballero family has been providing Intelligentsia with beautiful coffees we are proud to offer as La Tortuga. We enjoy this coffee's full, syrupy body and unique flavors of fig, black currant, and papaya.

A Direct Trade Offering An In Season Offering

$18.00 / 12 oz

This coffee is shipping from Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco



  • ProducerDon Fabio Caballero, Moises Herrara
  • FarmFincas La Tina, Isabel, Chacho, Corinas and Tanairi
  • RegionMogola, San Jose
  • CountryHonduras
  • Elevation1480-1590 m.a.s.l
  • HarvestJanuary - April 2015
  • CultivarCatuai
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Coffee was first discovered in western Ethiopia before 1000 AD. Ethiopians consumed the cherry’s fruit or made tea from the pulp for several hundred years before brewing a beverage from the roasted seeds.

La Tortuga Honduras is...

Single Origin Coffee

These coffees are lauded for highlighting specific flavors of a growing region, process or varietal. We seek these distinct coffees and roast them to show their quality and uniqueness.

In Season

In Season is Intelligentsia Coffee’s way of letting you know your coffee is as fresh as possible. For a coffee to be deemed "In Season", it must have arrived at our roastery within 9 months from the time of harvest.

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Direct Trade

This coffee meets or exceeds Intelligentsia's Direct Trade standards. For a coffee to be given this status, Intelligentsia and the producer/cooperative partner must meet ALL of the following criteria.

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