Custom coffee from Honduras is from a cooperative of small family-owned farmers in the Marcala growing region. Choose Honduran when you want an extra kick start in the morning - the caffeine content in this variety is just a tad more than other coffees. The Marcala region coffees have won several awards.
This enjoyable cup offers sweet and nutty flavors that complement each other. You will find your cup of coffee with notes of chocolate, molasses, and walnut. With a wonderful aroma of homemade brownies.
REGION: Marcala FARM: RAOS Association FARMER: RAOS Association
VARIETAL: Bourbon ALTITUDE: 1200 -1650 M
PROCESS: Washed ROAST: Medium | Light
This coffee is sourced by Cooperativa Regional Mixta de Agricultores Organicos de la Sierra (RAOS), an association with 200 members who produce coffee on small family-owned farmers in the Marcala growing region within the department of La Paz, Honduras. Coffee produced in the Marcala region has a protected designation of origin (DENOMINACION DE ORIGEN CAFE DE MARCALA) to preserve the renowned reputation of the Marcala brand. RAOS was founded in 1997 and is the first cooperative of small and medium organic coffee producers in Honduras. Leaf rust has caused considerable damage in the Marcala region. RAOS is supporting the recovery with financing that has helped members start nurseries to replace damaged coffee trees and add additional shade trees. In the past, these small coffee farmers have won several awards.
Tasting notes include caramel, red fruits and chocolate. This coffee is grown at an elevation of 4,500 feet in the Intibuca Department of the Western Highlands. The mountains are full of pine and oak trees, with valleys covered in vegetation due to the tropical soils that are always full of moisture.
Ingredients: 100% Bourbon Fair Trade Coffee, Grown in Honduras.
All of our coffee is fresh roasted, when you order, leaving the natural oils and aromas intact and sealed in resealable packaging to ensure maximum freshness. - a premium product sure to please any coffee lover.
We roast different coffees on different days. Please expect to receive your coffee 7 to 10 days after ordering. We ship the next morning after roasting and you will receive it within 3-4 days of it's roast date. If there is a delay, you will be notified.
*Since Coffee is BEST as Freshly Roasted and Freshly Ground before use, we are now offering only Whole Bean Coffee.
Honduras is a Central American country with Caribbean Sea coastlines to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. In the tropical rainforest near Guatemala, the ancient Mayan ceremonial site Copán has stone-carved hieroglyphics and stelae, tall stone monuments. In the Caribbean Sea are the Bay Islands, a diving destination that's part of the 1,000 km-long Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. Honduras borders Guatemala to the north, El Salvador to the west, and Nicaragua to the south.
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