Characteristics of the coffee lot
Variety: Yellow Catuai
Average elevation: 1200 masl
Characteristics of the property
Location: Cristina, MG
Region: Mantiqueira de Minas
Total area: 2 ha
Area planted with coffee: 1.5 ha
Highest elevation: 1380 masl
Lowest elevation: 1000 masl
Telephone: +55 35 3334-1144
E-mail: [email protected]
History of the farm
Sitio Vargem Alegre is in the city of Cristina, in the Mantiqueira de Minas Indication of Origin region,
at an elevation of 1300 meters. The topography is mountainous, the climate differentiated and the land conducive to producing high-quality co ee.
The producer and his family are dedicated to the sustainable growth, seeking to work in harmony with the environment. They believe that sustainable agriculture leads to a higher standard of living. The farm has reserved for the preservation of native forests and springs. The varieties Yellow Catucai, Bourbón and Acaiá are planted.
The farm is in an area that has the Mantiqueira de Minas Indication of Origin seal, which guarantees the origin and quality of the co ee.
The harvest is done by the family and is selective, bean by bean, occurring when the fruits are at the peak of their maturation. The co ee is hand-picked over cloths to avoid contact with the soil.
|Farm Name||SiTIO VARGEM ALEGRE 2017|
|Farmer/Rep.||CLEVERSON DANIEL DA SILVA|
|Size (30kg boxes)||11|
|Region||MANTIQUEIRA DE MINAS|
|Program||Brazil Naturals 2017|
|Aroma/Flavor||Honey, green apple, pineapple, chocolate, almond, caramel, jasmine, papaya.|
|Acidity||Malic. structured, fuji apple, crisp.|
|Other||Transparent, silky, creamy, mint aftertaste, pineapple.|
|Coffee Growing Area||1.5 Hectares|
|Farm Size||2 Hectares|
|Auction Lot Size (lbs.)||727.52|
|High bidders||Orsir Coffee (Taiwan), TRN(Taiwan Roasters Network)|