Finca Las Delicias has been in the Menedez family since 1946. It is located in the Apaneca – Ilamatepec mountain range in western El Salvador and covers a total of 21.36 hectares. The farm’s topography is mountainous and reaches an altitude of 1,700 meters above sea level. In this high-growing zone, annual temperatures average 22 – 24 Celsius, with an annual rainfall of 2,000 mm. These conditions favour Las Delicias’ 3,500 plants of 90% is SHG Bourbon and 10 % is Pacamara varieties.
Finca Las Delicias is Rainforest Alliance certified. Certification has further improved the already total shade grown coffee by extending shade population and enhances the integrity of the rich volcanic soil.
We have selected a small Peaberry lot from the farm.