Guatemala El Amate Washed Mixed Varieties

Omni roast

CHERRY BLOSSOM, MARZIPAN, HONEY, COCNUT

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Product code: P00620

15,50 € incl. VAT
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El Amate is the name for of a species of tree that has grown on this land for many years. Locally, this type of tree is known as a “water tree” because it only lives in relatively wet microclimates. Walfre inherited his land from his parents, who also passed along years of knowledge about the coffee profession, and he has proudly followed in their footsteps. Today, coffee is the family’s main source of income, and he is also able to employ local workers during the harvest season. Walfre hopes to continue growing quality coffee and plants to make use of different processing methods in the coming years.

He says that: “Coffee has allowed us to give meaningful work to people who harvest the cherries and process the coffee; as coffee growers we also depend on this crop. One thing that brings us joy is that by employing people to harvest coffee, we are able to offer work opportunities locally so that people don’t have to emigrate to find work.”  

Parameters

Roastery Sloane Coffee Roasters
Origin Guatemala
Farm/Mill/Producer El Amate
Processing method Washed
Variety Catuai, Caturra, Mundo Novo, Pache, Typica
Altitude 1600-1850 masl
Roast profile Omni roast
Roast date 18/8/2022
Coffee beans/Capsules Coffee beans