Finca Los Caballitos, Guatemala
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Finca Los Caballitos, Guatemala

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Origin  Chajul, Quiche, Guatemala 
Varietal  Bourbon & Caturra
Process  Fully Washed, Dried on raised beds 
Altitude  1,100 - 1,800 masl
Harvest   2020

 

Oscar Schaps grew up with a great love of horses. So when he and his brother Christian Schaps purchased their first coffee farm in Guatemala's famed 'Ixil Triangle', they naturally decided to name it 'Los Caballittos'--spanish for little ponies.

This 225-hectare estate was part of the award-winning Finca La Perla, which traces its roots back to 1895. Here, the brothers continue their father's philosophy on the steep green hills of Ixil: 'To firstly respect nature for her contribution'.

All coffee is pruned and harvested by hand and 20% of the land goes to natural forest & conservation. The local kids are also taken care of as well? Oscar and Christian use the sale of their coffee to help finance the local school!