San Miguel Coffees & El Tempixque Farm
San Miguel Coffees & El Tempixque Farm

11 sales on Algrano

GT-86-202012 • Current harvest

El Canchon - Nuevo Oriente producers

  • Conventional (no certification): $5.2471 USD / kgFOB

  • Origin: Guatemala
  • Variety: Caturra, Pache, Bourbon
  • Process type: Fully washed
  • Algrano's cupping score (SCA): 83.5 points
  • Available quantity: 245 bags
  • Minimum order quantity (MOQ): 50 bags
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  • Available for shipping from Mar, 2021 to Jul, 2021.
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The coffee story

*This lot is being offered by San Miguel with a minimum order of 10 bags. If you wish to discuss a different request please get in touch with our sales team.

Nuevo Oriente has long been known as one of the biggest coffee regions of Guatemala. Volcanic soils, good levels of rain and cloudy days make for great yields for farmers. This region has been booming in recent years with producers focusing on improving milling practices and their operations. The temperature ranges from 14 to 25 degrees Celsius with 70 to 80% humidity and 72 to 80 inches of rainfall. 

The process

Fermented for 18 hours and sundried on patios.
  • Process type
    Fully washed
  • Altitude range
    1500m - 1650m
  • Harvest period
    December, 2020 - March, 2021

Coffee Quality Evaluation

Cupped: March, 2021
Adrian Cabrera
Grower (Pending)
Cupped: N/A
SCA Score
Grower (Pending)
Key flavor notes
Red currant, Herbal, Citrus peel
Grower (Pending)
Quality comment
Refreshing in the nose- citrusy in the cup, with high citric acidity, light bodied.
Grower (Pending)
Sensorial radar
Adrian Cabrera


Guatemala Organic, Rainforest Alliance

With 125 years of coffee farming experience, the Falla family is one of the oldest coffee farming families in Antigua. The story of San Miguel- Single Origin Coffees begins more than 50 years ago when Arturo Falla Cofiño embarked on a new adventure when he purchased the farm El Tempixque. El Tempixque is located just a short drive from Antigua, a world heritage site, in the village of San Miguel Dueñas. The farm is nestled amongst three majestic and active volcanoes, Agua, Fuego and Acatenango. The coffees from San Miguel are as unique as the location itself. In addition to coffee, El Tempixque produced another of El Canche’s loves: ornamental plants. The farm is home to a beautiful nursery of poinsettias and orchids. El Tempixque’s orchids have given rise to new and unique varieties and have received awards on numerous occasions. “El Canche” (The Blond) farmed coffee and orchids at El Tempixque for 30 years until he passed away. At that time, his son, Estuardo Falla, faced a crossro

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  • Relationships with Roasters in
    Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, and United Kingdom
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Trusted by
Miró Manufactura de Café
Alchemy Coffee


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.

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.