Introducing our January Bean of the Month - Guatemala RFA Organic!
Our January Bean of the Month is an Organic Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee from the Finca Ceylan farm located in San Miguel Pochuta, Chimaltenango, Atitlán.
The farm has existed since the 1870's and is owned by the Echeverria family. Finca Ceylan has a strong focus on sustainability and conserves their natural resources by growing a variety of crops and encouraging all local flora and fauna to co-exist with their coffee plantations.
Furthermore, Finca Ceylan support their employees and their families by providing access to medical care and education.
Region: San Miguel Pochuta, Chimaltenango, Atitlán
Producer: Echeverria family
Varietal: Bourbon, Typica, Mundo Novo, Maragogype, Guiexa.
Process: Fully washed
Altitude: 1000 - 1350 masl
Certification: Rainforest Alliance and Organic
Aroma: Dark chocolate, apricot
Flavour: Almond, honeycomb
Acidity: Medium, citrus
Body: Smooth, full
Aftertaste: sweet, nutty, chocolate
If you're interested in trying a new, exclusive single-origin bean every month, then it's now possible to subscribe to our Bean of the Month program! Find out more details here.