One of Guatemala’s most beautiful and captivating valleys, Antigua is surrounded by three volcanoes: Agua, Fuego and Acatenango. The combination of the region’s rich volcanic soil, mountainous weather, hot days and cool, dry evenings provide the perfect conditions for producing some of the world’s best coffees.
Bella Carmona is a blend of peak-harvest cherries from the some of the best farms in Antigua, processed at Beneficio Bella Vista. The Zelaya family, owners of Bella Vista, has been producing coffee for decades. Their experience using traditional washing and sun-drying processes comes through in each cup.
Cupping notes (6/8/18): Strong notes of chocolate, nuts and blackberry, with a pleasant black-tea finish and a strong body.