Triunfo Verde Co-op, Jaltenango, Chiapas
The Triunfo Co-op has 346 members, and the women's association for the co-op has 51 members. The women's association came together to face issues affecting women farmers in Mexico such as legal obstacles to land ownership, limited opportunities for family income diversification, and fewer educational opportunities.
The Co-op is located in the the buffer zone of El Triunfo Biosphere Reserve, in the highlands of the Sierra Madre. It is one of the most diverse forest reserve areas in the world and contains Mesoamerica's largest cloud forest, and is a refuge to thousands of plant and animal species.
Fair Trade Organic
Bourbon, Typica, Caturra
Altitude: 900-1800 masl
Tasting Notes: citric acidity, praline, toffee, lemon