Our Regional Series Guatemala Santiago Atitlan coffee beans come from the southern shore of Guatemala’s breathtaking lake Atitlán, long considered a place of ancient importance and still home to some of Guatemala’s most visible indigenous communities. Atitlán’s surface sits at almost 1600 meters and is a volcanic basin surrounded by dramatically steep escarpments, and numerous volcanoes. As one might imagine, the terroir here is exquisite for coffee, and a lot of coffee is grown in various communities around the lake, many of whom still successfully grow typica and bourbon, the first varieties planted in the area.
Medium bodied with a complex flavors of chocolate and berry and an enchanting aroma.
Our Regional Series are coffees from the most famous and well regarded coffee-growing regions from around the world. These coffees highlight the typical flavors, aromas, and essential characteristics of the particular region and/or sub regions. Try our regional series to get an example of these famous coffee regions!