Farmer: Luciano Carvalho de Castro
About: Luciano is the fourth generation to farm at Fazenda Fumal. His grandfather planted the first trees in 1920, and his father started the region’s first specialty roasting operation in 2003.
Origin: Fazenda Fumal, Carmo de Minas, Brazil, 1100m
Tasting Notes: Pumpkin roll, Nectarine, Oolong
Powering: The farm has over 40% of its area covered by woods— double the requirement for environmental conservation.
''It is very satisfying knowing that someone on the other side of the world is having a little bit of joy with something we grow down here with such love.''