Warehouse Scale and bags

One of the warehouses where CEPCO producers deliver their parchment coffee.

Drying patio of a CEPCO producer.

A 72-year old CEPCO producer

He still works his land every day.

Parchment coffee being delivered to CEPCO's dry mill in Oaxaca.

Organic La Perla de Oaxaca Mexico

A stout-like coffee with big flavors of toasted almond, cocoa nibs and a finish of dried red fruits. This was our original Direct Trade relationship.

A Direct Trade Offering An In Season Offering

$17.00 / 12 oz

This coffee is shipping from Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco



  • ProducerCEPCO Cooperative
  • FarmVarious small producers
  • RegionOaxaca
  • CountryMexico
  • Elevation1500 - 1700 m.a.s.l
  • HarvestJanuary - April 2014
  • CultivarTypica, Bourbon, Mundo Novo
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