Roasted walnut & grape

This coffee is technically a blend, but it’s not your average blend. By purchasing this coffee, you are directly supporting 15 small coffee pickers. You are supporting fair pay, legal and safe health care, and pension payments.

Light and refreshing bitterness of roasted walnuts and a sweet green grape acidity. We are loving these coffees from the Nariño region of Colombia.

In Colombia specifically, laboring as a coffee picker often includes dangerous and grueling work not often accompanied with wages that are sufficient compensation. Poor compensation and poor access to health care has led a lot of coffee pickers to pursue safer and better job alternatives. This particular coffee comes from a group of farmers who are a part of a project, involving Nordic Approach and the local cooperative to ensure proper benefits.

Here are the names of the folks who grew and picked this coffee: Claudio Horacio Tejada Nandar, Jesus Alirio De La Cruz Tejada, Lauro Fernando Burbano Chaves, Mirian Mercedes De La Cruz Tejada, Jose Vicente Burbano Chaves, Jose Emilio Burbano Yaluzan, Nelson Antonio Chaves Burbano, Angel Maria De La Cruz Tejada, Gladis Beatriz Chavez Lasso, Pedro Alfonso De La Cruz Tejada, Carlos Efrain Cortes, Carlos Alfredo Burbano Chavez, Bernardo Chavez Rosero, Olmedo Celestino Chaves Lasso, Jose Macerio Paz.

  • Castillo, Caturra

  • Fully washed

  • 2018

  • Recolectores #1

  • Nariño

  • Colombia

  • 15 small holder farmers and laborers

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