Mexico Mountain Water Decaf Fair Trade Organic

Mexico Mountain Water Decaf Fair Trade Organic

$7.60 (As Low As  $6.25 )
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2-4$7.22
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About Mexico Mountain Water Decaf Fair Trade Organic

Arrived April 2014. Mexico Mountain Water Processed Fair Trade Organic. The lot is made up of Typica, Caturra, and Bourbon varietals and is grown at alittudes between 4000-5200 feet from the Chaipa, Yajalon, Tumbala, and Ocosigno regions in Mexico.

Varietal: typica, caturra, bourbon
Certifications: Fair Trade, Organic
Harvest: 2013/14
Processing Methods: Washed, Mountain Water Process Decaffeination
Growing Altitude: 4000-5200ft (1200-1600m)

This coffee is decaffeinated by Descamex Mountain Water Process which is 100% chemical free.

Cup Characteristics: Brown sugar, ripe green apple, lemon, buttery finish.

Roasting Notes: To your preference. This high grown decaffeinated Mexican coffee can be roasted throughout the gamut from City+ to dark roasts. If using a Behmor, try P3.

USDA organic

 


Mexico Coffee Facts:

Population: 108.7 Million People (2007)

Coffee Production: 4.1 Million bags (60 kg):

Country bag capacity: 132 pounds

Domestic Consumption: About 1 Million bags

Cultivated Area: 420,000 Hectares (1,037,000 acres)

Harvest: November-January (in the high elevations)

Arabica Introduced: Coffee was introduced from the Antilles at the end of the 18th century.

Farms: Over 120,000, most of which are small holdings (under 5 hectares).

Specialty Coffee Regions: Chiapas, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Puebla

Botanical Varietals: Bourbon, Mundo Nuevo, Caturra, Maragogype, Garnica



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Mexico is the world’s third largest producer of arabica coffee; it is Mexico’s number one agricultural export.