Guatemala Huehuetenango Rio Azul SHB - Washed Fair Trade

Guatemala Huehuetenango Rio Azul SHB - Washed Fair Trade


Flavor: Vanilla, Apricot, Almond Butter, Chocolate

Origin: Guatemala

Region: Jacaltenango, Huehuetenango

Farm: Rio Azul

Varietals: Bourbon, Caturra

Grade: SHB 

Growing Altitude: 1,200 – 1,750 masl

Processing: Washed

Roasting Level: Light

*100% Fair Trade

  • About Jacaltenango, Huehuetenango

    Located in the remote town of Jacaltenango in Western Guatemala, Coop Rio Azul is a 186-member cooperative. Founded in 1967, the cooperative has a long history of producing some of the best coffee exported under the famed Huehuetenango regional mark. Farmers in the cooperative produce SHB grade coffee and harvest from plots that sit between between 1200-1600 meters above sea level. The cooperative own a wet mill in Jacaltenango where all of the coffee is processed. The mill is located in close proximity to the farmers' plots, allowing comprehensive control over various stages of the quality process.