Farm – Cruz Gorda Owner – Mauricio Salaverria Altitude – 1400 - 1550 masl Region – Ilamatepec, El Salvador Process – Natural Variety – Bourbon
Here you are in one of the most beautiful regions of El Salvador, known as the "Flower Route", at the Cruz Gorda farm owned by Mauricio.
Cruz Gorda is a 36 hectares farm, located in Cerro Los Naranjos, close to the volcano of Santa Ana. Planted with 60% of Red Bourbon and 40% of Pacas, Cruz Gorda was planted in 1940 and participated to the Cup Of Excellence in 2015.
Mauricio is the right person to talk to if you want to talk to an expert on microlots ! Innovative in his coffee preparation processes, very careful and, above all, always smiling. Mauricio devotes all his efforts to being a producer who respects both the environment and his workers. His high level of expertise allows him to offer a very wide range of coffees and he skilfully juggles the different varieties and processes. When you taste his coffees, you sense a beautiful subtlety. We work on his estates Villa Galicia, Himalaya and Cruz Gorda, as well as the plots El Divisadero and El Copo! With Mauricio, the possibilities are endless!