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Origin Information

Grower
Fazenda Plato Azul | Elio Carneiro
Variety
Yellow catuai, Red bourbon
Region
Tiros, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Harvest
June-August
Altitude
1050 meters
Soil
Clay Minerals
Process
Pulped natural (Honey) and dried in the sun
Certifications
Rainforest

Background Details

Brazil Fazenda Palto Azul RFA Cerrado 16+ Videplast is sourced from Fazenda Palto Azul, located in the Cerrado Mineiro region, a protected origin within the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Fazenda Palto Azul is owned by Elio Carneiro and it has a total area of more than 7,000 acres but the vast majority is protected forest with less than 2,400 acres cultivated with coffee. Fazenda Palto Azul uses a rain catchment system and drip irrigation lines to deliver carefully measured moisture and nutrients to the coffee plants. During the harvest the estate employs more than 150 people.