Peru Organic Mercedes Carranza Montenegro FTO

SKU PERUORGMERCEDES

Starting at $6.00 / lb
As low as $4.50 / lb

This is an SHG EP grade Fair Trade and Organic certified coffee from Peru. This lot comes from the Asociacion de Productores Cafetaleros Juan Marco El Palto (JUMARP), also known as "El Palto." The cooperative is located in the Amazonian Andes in northern Peru. Founded in 2003 by 35 small farmers, the association now consists of 189 active members with a total area of 549 hectares in production. All members produce organic and Fair Trade Certified coffee. Women represent 40 of the organizations families, including continual representation on their Board of Directors. The Association's mission is to meet the demand of our buyers in specialty coffee allowing an increase in income for the farmer member and their family. This particular lot is grown by Mercedes Carranza Montenegro.

Cupping Notes: Lemon, clean, toffee, nutty.

Try before you stock up with a 1/2 pound sample!

Coffee Bean Matrix Attributes

  • CountryPeru
  • Organic CertificationYes
  • Fair Trade CertifiedYes
  • Rainforest Alliance CertifiedNo
  • ProcessWashed
  • DecaffeinatedNo
  • Altitude (meters)900-2,000
  • Brightness:5
  • Body:4
  • Aroma:4
  • Complexity:4
  • Balance:6
  • Sweetness:5
  • Spicy:-
  • Chocolaty:medium bean
  • Nutty:heavy bean
  • Buttery:-
  • Fruity:medium bean
  • Flowery:-
  • Winey:-
  • Earthy:-
  • RegionCajamarca, Provinces of Jaen, and San Ignacio
  • VarietyTypica, Caturra, Pache, Mondo Novo, Bourbon, Catuai, Catimor
  • HarvestJune - November
  • DryingSun dried

People Who Bought This Also Bought

$5.25
washed & sun dried and cups with notes of dark chocolate, a slight citrus sweetness, some nuttiness and a well rounded body
$6.25
Guatemala Organic Asobagri Huehuetenango SHB - FT
$5.00
Brazil Oberon Natural 17/18

Write a Review

 



 

Customer Reviews

Average Rating


by on July 30, 2019

Bought this as a sample to compare with the Peruvian coffee that I normally buy. Very pleasant cupping and I would agree with the lemon, toffee nut tones. I roasted into first crack. Definitely a keeper.

Was this review helpful?

Promotions, New Beans, & Great Flavors

Get a weekly caffeine jolt from Coffee Bean Corral.

Please Wait... processing