Origin Information

Grower
Fazenda Sertaozinho
Variety
Yellow Bourbon
Region
Botelhos, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Harvest
April - September
Altitude
1,200 meters
Soil
Clay minerals
Process
Pulped natural and dried in the sun and mechanical driers
Certifications

Background Details

This coffee is sourced from Fazenda Sertãozinho, an estate located in the municipality of Botelhos, within the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The estate has 300 hectares of protected forest with towering old growth trees called Jequitibá Rosa (Cariniana legalis), which are 40 meters tall and estimated to be more than 1,500 years old.  Coffee is processed at a state-of-the-art processing facility with certifications in quality management from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The estate also provides year-round employment with onsite housing, healthcare and a school.