Origin: Brazil - Matiqueira Selected Farms
Region: Minas Gerais
Varieties: Mundo Novo
Harvest Year: 2020
Altitude: 1160 -2789 masl
Processing: Natural Pulped
Grade: NY 2 16UP
Cupping score: 82
"Dark chocolate, cinnamon and almond. A full-bodied coffee with low acidity and a smooth creamy mouthful. Well balanced and a good long clean finish."
Mantiqueira is located in the southern part of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. With a secular tradition of producing high-quality coffee, This region is considered one of the most awarded regions in Brazil. These are rare and surprising coffees, reflecting the combination of a unique flavour.
Selected Farms Mantiqueira
This coffee bean is from the coffee cooperative Minasul and selected fams was created to match a specific cup profile. Using only farms from the Mantiqueira region, we reached a classic and clean Brazil profile with notes of chocolate and caramel.
Minasul, founded in 1958, has solid values such as respect, transparency and excellence. With 6.000 members, it receives coffee from more than 150 cities in Minas Gerais, originating close to 1,3 million bags per crop, being that 80% of it, fine coffee.
Minasul developed a partnership with 4C – Common Code of the Coffee Community, an international organisation which tries to promote the sustainability of all coffee sector. The Cooperatives created actions for the social inclusion, environmental preservation and training of members and their families, employees, also promote the education and formation of their members, In this proposal, Minasul organises and promote social projects for the rural school students in Varginha.