Flavor Notes: Caramel, Marzipan, Grilled Peach
Origin: San Juan Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Altitude: 1889 MASL
Varietals: Giant Borbón
Roast Level: Medium
Net Wt: 12oz
This coffee is grown 1889 meters above sea level in the beautiful hills of San Juan Sacatepéquez region of the Sierra Madres on the farm Concepción Pixcayá. We have roasted this coffee to bring out the rich flavors of sweet grilled peach, silky caramel, and the creamy nuttiness of marzipan.
Concepción Pixcayá is a fourth-generation family farm that is now overseen by great-great-great grandson Manuel Zaghi Miron and his mother Mria Cristina Mirón de Zaghi. The high altitude and cooler weather make it ideal to grow coffee, macadamia nuts, and pines. There are no herbicides used on this coffee, and the farm practices sustainable agricultural practices. The coffee is handpicked and put through a washed process where it ferments in a tank for 24 to 36 hours. Then it is washed and sun dried out on patios.
From the climate to the dedication of this family farm, to our roasters' artistry we are excited to bring you this special coffee, sure to brighten your morning.