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Guatemala Antigua


Guatemala Antigua


Guatemala Antigua Bella Carmona - medium roast, notes of caramel, lemon lime, nougat, and dried cherry.

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Grower: Luis Pedro Zelaya Zamora

Variety: Bourbon, Caturra

Region: Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala

Harvest: October - February

Altitude: 1500 – 1650 meters

Soil: Volcanic loam

Process: Fully washed and dried on elevated tables inside solar dryers that provide protection from the rain

Guatemala Antigua Bella Carmona 46Kg GrainPro is sourced from Hacienda Carmona, a farm located near the city of Antigua within the department of Sacatepéque, Guatemala. Hacienda Carmona is owned and operated by Luis Pedro Zelaya, a fourth generation coffee farmer, and his family. Coffee produced in the Antigua region has a protected designation of origin (PDO) because of Antigua’s renowned coffee reputation. With over 100 years of family knowledge and a formal education in agronomy, Luis Pedro has the unique ability to bring tradition and innovation together. For example, at the coffee mill it is easy to see traditional fermentation processes being implemented, while at the same time, cutting edge drying techniques practiced in a recently constructed solar dryer with three tiers of drying beds and sensors to precisely manage temperature.