Origin Information

Grower
Fazenda Helena
Variety
Mundo Novo
Region
Cerrado Mineiro, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Harvest
April – September
Altitude
960 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Pulped natural and dried in the sun and mechanical driers
Certifications

Background Details

This coffee is sourced from a family owned estate in the Cerrado Mineiro region within the state Minas Gerais, Brazil. The Cerrado Mineiro region has a protected designation of origin (PDO) because of regions renowned coffee reputation and optimal growing conditions. Helena Ricci is the fourth generation of the Ricci family to manage the estate with a continued commitment to environmental stewardship. The Ricci family is also invested in the Educampo Coffee Project, which supports more than 300 coffee producers in the Cerrado Mineiro region.