What is Colombian Guarulo Coffee?

Below we explain in detail what a Colombian Guarulo is.

Colombian Guarulo

Guarulo is a strong shake coffee sweetened with panela (sugar cane juice) and flavored with cinnamon.


  • 2 cups of water
  • ½ pound coffee
  • Cinnamon to taste and taste
  • Panela (or brown cane sugar if not available)


  1. First, brew coffee and sweeten it with panela.
  2. Then add a cinnamon stick to the coffee and stir.
  3. Leave the cinnamon stick in the coffee for a few minutes and then remove it from the coffee.
  4. Enjoy a wonderful Guarulo.

useful information

  • Guarulo is a typical drink from the eastern plains of Colombia.
  • Guarulo is often used to marinate meat that will later be grilled.
  • Guarulo is usually drunk with a good cheese.
  • Guarulo is so popular on Colombia’s eastern plains that people prefer to drink it over beer.
  • National Coffee Day is celebrated in Colombia on June 27th to highlight the cultural and economic importance of the coffee industry in the country.


The Colombian guarulo is undoubtedly a different drink with an excellent taste to enjoy with friends or family.