Caramel, peach, molasses.
This coffee is produced by the Miarayon Lapok Lirongan Tinaytayan Talaandig Tribal Association, abbreviated to MILALITTRA, which covers four barangays (the native Filipino term for a village, district or ward) in the municipality of Talakag, Bukidnon in Northern Mindanao. This natural processed coffee was the second top arabica in the 2019 Philippine Coffee Quality Competition (PCQC), with an aggregated SCA cupping score of 85.04.
The major source of income for these indigenous communities is farming with an estimated 1,500 hectares devoted to this. Coffee trees are mostly located in family farms as well as back yard gardens. Other farm products common in area are high-valued crops such as carrots, cauliflower, and broccoli.