APASCOFFEE: COOPERATIVA DOS PRODUTORES DO ALTO DA SERRA
APASCOFFEE: COOPERATIVA DOS PRODUTORES DO ALTO DA SERRA

37 sales on Algrano

BR-299-202106 • Past harvest

Blend YPÊ/ APAS FT

  • FairTrade: $4.2991 USD / kg
  • Conventional (no certification): $4.2991 USD / kg

  • Origin: Brazil
  • Variety: Mundo Novo, Yellow Catuai
  • Process type: Natural/Sun Dried
  • Grower's cupping score (SCA): 83.5 points
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The coffee story



APAS (Associçao dos Produtores do Alto da Serra) is a young producers’ association of 60 members based in the rural community of Ferreiras, in the municipality of Sao Gonçalo do Sapucai. It is located in the South of Minas region, more precisely in a mountain chain called “Serra da Mantiqueira”. This micro-region has become famous over the last 10 years for its awards winning coffees and the pioneer spirit and dedication of a group of producers in the town of Carmo de Minas.

APAS represents the beauty of Brazil’s coffee diversity and very different from the image of the large Fazenda with trees in perfectly aligned rows. APAS members are based in a rural community on a dead-end dirt road, half an hour away from the closest city. The farms are at a human scale, run by the family. People live and work on their farm and one can feel a sense of community when visiting this association. Finally, these producers recently realised the potential of producing high-quality coffees in their region, they are young, dynamic and dedicated to putting their community on the world map of high-quality coffees.

The process



Sundried on patios.
  • Process type
    Natural/Sun Dried
  • Altitude range
    900m - 1200m
  • Harvest period
    June, 2021 - October, 2021

Coffee Quality Evaluation

Algrano
Algrano (Pending)
Cupped: N/A
Mauricio Alves Hervaz
Grower (Pending)
Cupped: N/A
SCA Score
Algrano (Pending)
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Grower (Pending)
83.5
Key flavor notes
Algrano (Pending)
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Grower (Pending)
Citrus fruit, Chocolate, Stone fruit, Berry, Bright acidity, Smooth
Quality comment
Algrano (Pending)
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Grower (Pending)
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Mauricio Alves Hervaz
About the group Translate

A APAS é uma associação FAIR TRADE, é formada por 69 produtores em sua maioria de pequenos, sua sede está no localizada no Distrito de Ferreiras, município de São Gonçalo do Sapucaí, Sul de Minas Gerais. Nossa região é privilegiada em vários fatores: solo, clima, chuvas , altitude de 1000 a 1500 m, o relevo das lavouras, todos esses fatores proporcionam um micro clima favorável para a produção de cafés de alta qualidade. Os cafés produzidos nessa região, em especial os naturais vêm se destacando com excelentes pontuações, acima de 80 pontos na escala de classificação SCAA. Tem crescido o número de produtores buscando melhoria na qualidade com cafés despolpados.O diferencial da APAS não é só a qualidade dos nossos cafés, mais a qualidade das pessoas que produzem esses cafés, valorizamos muito as pessoas, pois são elas que compõem o grupo e esse é o nosso segredo a união do grupo, a participação dos associados e o apoio de nossos parceiros, temos transparência e a confiança de todos.


  • Roaster relationships
    17
  • Relationships with Roasters in
    Switzerland, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Romania, Sweden, and Slovakia
  • Average orders per roaster
    3
Trusted by
Kaffeemacher GmbH
Circle Products GmbH

FAQ


Shipping
Once the ordering period ends we will consolidate all coffees in a shared container. During transport, your coffee is fully insured. We will keep you informed about the shipment status.

Upon arrival of the coffee at the warehouse, you can choose between 2 delivery modes:

  • Doorstep delivery: We will take care of transport to your roastery. We will provide your coffee fully insured until it is ready for unloading from the truck at your roastery.
  • EXW (ex. warehouse) means that we will provide the coffee ready for pick-up at the terminal of the warehouse. You are responsible for organising transport and insurance from the warehouse to your roastery.

Currently, we can deliver coffee anywhere in Europe, except Hungary. For all European buyers, the coffee will be provided custom cleared in any case. Roasters in Switzerland choosing EXW will be responsible for customs clearance.

Currencies
When calculating price, you can select your preferred currency: USD, CHF, EUR, or GBP.

2 payment methods are accepted on Algrano:

1. Buy now, pay later
Pay your coffee after its delivered in Europe. This option generates an additional fee, displayed in the shopping cart.

3. Pay 10 days after placing the order
We will send you a 10 day invoice straight after you placed your order.