La Cometa, Guatemala
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La Cometa, Guatemala

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Each year on November 1st Sacatepéquez hosts a festival of giant kites in honor of All Saints Day. After many months of construction, people from all over Sacate- péquez celebrate and honor friends and family who have passed away by flying enormous kites adorned with elaborate symbology. These Kites are called “La Cometa”.

This coffee is split 50/50 between two varietals: Red Bourbon and Red Caturra.  

This Guatemalan coffee is sparkling. A small community lot from the high elevations of Huehuetenango. Each farmer processed their coffee individually. Because of the varied processing time this coffee has some fun fermenty notes. 

Tasting Notes: Red Grape, Milk Chocolate, Brown Sugar

Varieties: 50% Red Caturra, 50% Red Bourbon

Altitude: 1800 m.a.s.l.

Processing: "Fully" Washed

Drying: Raised Beds

Harvest: December-March