Region: Mantiqueira De Minas
Location: Carmo De Minas
Varietal: Red Acaia
Elevation: 1100 MASL
Notes: Caramel, Hazelnuts, Dried Cranberries
Situated in the southern Minas Gerais State, with over 100 years of tradition in producing high-quality coffees, the Mantiqueira de Minas region was acknowledged as a Protected Geographical Indication in 2011, due to tradition and the worldwide reputation for producing high-quality coffees.
Composed of 25 municipalities, the region has over 9,200 producers, being 89% small producers. What determines the participation of a small farmer’s lots in the Mantiqueira de Minas Blend is the quality of the coffee, this is, its score, and also the observance of the Regulations for Use of the Mantiqueira de Minas Geographical Indication, safeguarding the origin and value of a sustainable future for the region