This Peruvian Arabica offers heavy sweetness, fruit like cherry, apricot to chocolate flavors with an excellent balance.Peru currently is one of the biggest makers of certified organic coffees of any origin. This particular country has the opportunity to grow one of world’s most excellent coffees. As much as 98% of all Peruvian coffees are grown in forested areas by small farmers and growth in sales continues quickly in this country. The best Peruvian coffees come from the Chanchamayo, Cuzco, Norte and Puno regions. This Fair Trade Organic Arabica Peruvian coffee is a true gem of Peru's finest coffees. Most of the coffees from Peru are not optimally processed, but we select only the finest Peruvian coffees that have been properly processed. Fair Trade Global Certification that uses traceability to get farmers higher wages, allowing them to increase standard of living and invest in quality. These premiums are then used by the cooperative of farmers as needed for equipment, tools, and other basic necessities that are needed on a daily basis. This program also puts farmers in direct contact with importers, which creates long-term sustainability.