Guatemala- Finca Las Moritas

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Cupping Notes-

cherry, milk chocolate, and almond

Growing Altitude— 1,850- 1,900 masl
Arabica Variety— Red Bourbon
Harvest Period— April- May
Milling Process— Washed

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Description

Guatemalan Coffee History

The Guatemalan coffee industry developed around the 1850s. Small plantations in Amatitlán and Antigua were the first and grew quickly, but lack of widespread knowledge, technology, and labor caused slow growth. Over a decade, growth increased and between 1879 and 1893 exports reached almost 300 million pounds.

AA Highlands

Las Moritas is located in San Antonio La Paz in the department of El Progreso in Guatemala. The farm is located on one of the highest non- volcanic mountain chains in Guatemala, and is owned by Don Higinio Gomez and his wife Dona Aura. The farm produces several varietals of coffee, including Borbon, Pache San Ramon, Castillo, Pacamara, and Red Borbon. The humid, forested micro climate of the farmed coupled with the high altitude gives character to the coffee produced there.

Additional information

Weight 5.5 lbs
Dimensions 6 x 6 x 12 in
Grind options

Whole Bean, Ground-French Press, Ground-Cone Filter, Ground-Flat Bottom Filter, Ground-Espresso

Pack Size

One Pound Bag, Half Pound Bag

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