preferred_method: false
preferred_milk: false
Save as favourite

Dear Green Coffee - Guatemala - Cerro Verde - Washed

Sorry - Sold out - it's been popular!

Getting product details...

From Dear Green Coffee Roasters:

ORANGE - MILK CHOCOLATE - CASHEW

Santa Rosa is owned by the Alfaro family and run by Gustavo, a 4th generation coffee producer. This particular lot, Cerro Verde, comes from the La Democracia region in Huehuetenango, which borders Mexico.

Large sections of the farm are protected areas of wild woodland, where the coffee grows alongside the indigenous plants, in a permaculture style environment to promote biodiversity and maintain the soil structure and natural nutrient replenishment. The farm is RFA and UTZ certified and employees are also given access to education for their children.

The area is situated on the exposed side of a mountainous formation and consequently experiences large temperature fluctuations, with limited cloud cover and hot winds coming down from Mexico. These factors give a very complex cup profile, with a prominent citric acidity and delicate floral notes. Coffee is grown from 1500 to 1600 masl, and although multiple varietals are grown here, note that this particular specialty grade lot is of the bourbon variety.

.

Altitude: 1500 – 1600 masl
Farm/Coop: Santa Rosa
Great for: Aeropress, Cafetiere, Espresso, Filter, Milky, With milk
Origin: Central America/Guatemala - La Democracia, HUEHUETENANGO
Process Method: Washed
Varietals: BOURBON

Roasting and delivery

All coffee is freshly roasted and we aim to dispatch within 24 hours.

Collection available?

Please contact Dear Green Coffee

Delivery prices to United Kingdom


Initial collection: Dear Green Coffee - Glasgow

Similar coffees from

Thinking...
Dear Green Coffee - Glasgow

Dear Green Coffee - Glasgow

Share with your friends...
Dear Green Coffee - Glasgow
Hint: click one of the three different views
Save as favourite Dear Green Coffee: Ethiopia, Guji Jigesa Weysi, Washed - 250g
£10.50
From Dear Green Coffee: This washing station, which was established by Faysel in 2014, lies at 1,800 to 2,000 metres above sea level and produces amazing Natural and Washed lots. Like Yirgacheffe, coffees from the Guji area were previously categorised together with coffees from Sidamo (a very wide geographical classification...
Tags: Aeropress, Africa, Black, Cafetiere, Espresso, Ethiopia, Filter, Milky, Stove Top, Washed, With milk
Save as favourite Dear Green Coffee: Colombia, Los Vascos, Washed - 250g
£8.65 - FREE Delivery
From Dear Green Coffee: The coffee growers of Los Vascos consistently produce high quality coffee and continue to seek out ways to improve. Their ancestral cuisine combines aromatics and natural sweets like cherries and dark wines, arguably represented in the profile of their coffees today. Altitude: 1650-1950 masl Farm/Coop: Los...
Tags: Aeropress, Black, Cafetiere, Central America, Colombia, Espresso, Filter, Stove Top, Washed, With milk
Save as favourite Dear Green Coffee: El Salvador, Finca El Caracol, Microlot, Washed - 250g
£10.00
From Dear Green Coffee: This planation was started in 2011 with a view to creating jobs through eco-tourism. Most the proceeds are reinvested in the farm and to improve community living standards. The plantation is 30 hectares and grows a Pacas variety, a dwarf Bourbon mutant which produces exceptional quality....
Tags: Aeropress, Black, Cafetiere, Central America, El Salvador, Filter, Special, Washed, With milk

Tasting record

Method Dose Grind Time Volume Comments
e.g. Espresso 18g Vario 1E 25secs 30ml A bit finer next time would be better.