Cafe Organico Marcala ( COMSA ) is located in Marcala, La Paz, in Western Honduras. This is one of the poorest areas in the country. People are highly dependent on coffee and agriculture. COMSA was founded in 2000 by 45 Community minded farmers. At the time, farmers were suffering rock bottom coffee prices which made it unprofitable to harvest coffee. Most farmers in the area were forced to abandon their farms and many migrated to cities or the US in search of work.
Variety: Typica, Catuai, Bourbon
Cupping score: 83