Available at Delta (BC) only
Delmy Regalado La Fortuna ORG
FARM: La Fortuna
REGION: Pashapa, La Labor. Ocotepeque
VARIETALS: Paca, tipica
ALTITUDE: 1250-1520 masl
PRODUCTION SYSTEM: Shade Grown
BAG SIZE: 69kg
Cupping Notes: Dark fruit, caramel, sweet jam, medium citric acidity, clean.
REGIONAL + PRODUCER INFORMATION
Located in Ocotepeque, Honduras, Cocafelol is a cooperative with over 300 members. They place great important on coffee quality, as well as help leaders compete in the globalized market, in turn working towards achieving self-sustainability of participating farmers and families. This cooperative is strict with their organic techniques and takes into consideration climate variability and effects on the environment.
Delmy Regalado tells stories of cultivating small plots of sugarcane with her father. The community around them was very small, and this plot was one of the first places where coffee was planted in Ocotepeque. These plots of cane were slowly replaced with coffee plants, and now continues to produce coffee with her family. Delmy has been involved in coffee marketing for over 15 years, and continues to work with producers and buyers. Delmy is part of Women in Coffee Alliance, and aims to empower women in the international coffee community to achieve sustainability in their lives and families, it's our third year buying Delmy's coffee and we are very happy to maintain this relationship.