Guatemala Asuvim Unidos Para Vivir 2010 - Cup of Excellence

Summary

Bean name Guatemala Asuvim Unidos Para Vivir 2010 - Cup of Excellence
Country Guatemala
Region Solola
Other info Bourbón, Caturra, Pache

Description

Asociación Integral Unidos para Vivir Mejor -ASUVIM-, is a small coffee growers association integrated for 93 members (women and men) of the ethnic group Maya Kiché. ASUVIM is located in Paquip, Santa Clara la Laguna, Sololá and produce high quality organic coffee according to sustainable production standards and respecting the knowledge and culture of our members.

Coffee plantation begins at 1900 metres above sea level. The microclimate has the following characteristics: annual precipitations are 1800 mm per year and temperature goes from 13 º to 18º C.

ASUVIM was established on 1999 as an initiative of small coffee growers group of the area. The main objective of the Association is work together to produce and commercialize high quality organic coffee and contribute to preserve one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. ASUVIM works with two production systems: organic and Rainforest Alliance; coffee plantation is also certified by Fairtrade. The quality of our coffee is a combination of unique microclimate, rich volcanic soils and hard work of our members.


In the cup expect chocolate, honey, and when I read the desriptor custard from the COE website, I was like yes, but there is custard and vanilla on the end note. A delicioulsy easy cup.


Property Characteristics: Coffee Characteristics:
Farm: Asuvim
Farmer: Asociacion Unidos Para Vivir Mejor
Rank: 19
City: Santa Clara La Laguna
Region: Solola
Country: Guatemala
Farm Size: 21.00 Hectares
Coffee growing area: Not Available
Altitude: 1900 masl
Variety: Bourbón,Caturra,Pache
Processing System: Sun

Cupping notes

Clean cup 7/8
Sweetness 7/8
Acidity 6/8
Mouthfeel 7/8
Flavour 7/8
Aftertaste 7/8
Balance 7/8
Overall 7/8
Correction +36
Total 91

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