Café La Voz

Region(s): Atitlán, Guatemala
Varietal(s): Tipica, Bourbon, and Caturra
Altitude: 1600+ MASL
Method: Washed, Sun-Dried
Cupping Notes: Bright, Creamy, Green Apple, Milk Chocolate
Community: San Juan La Laguna, Solola
Farmer(s): 600 Member Family Cooperative
Producer(s): Cooperativa La Voz
Relationship: Old Friends & Partners through Operation Groundswell
Price paid to the farmer: 35% above market rates

Cooperativa La Voz que Clama en el Desierto or “the voice that cries out in the desert”, is located on the shores of Lago Atitlán in the Tz’utujil Maya community of San Juan La Laguna. Established by 20 farmers in 1977 under the shade of a Ceiba (the tree of life), this family-owned cooperative has over 600 members and dedicates itself to growing high-quality organic coffee and to securing a sustainable future for the community and its rich cultural traditions. Profits from the sale of their organic certified beans are reinvested in capacity building and family support services.

$14.50

Weight340 g
Dimensions17 × 7 × 25 cm
Currency
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