DIRECT TRADE: SÍTIO RIO DAS ANTAS
Altitude: 1050m to 1120m I Area: 5 hectares of coffee plantation
Harvesting System: hand picked I Dry-process: natural
Varieties: Mundo Novo, Yellow Catuai, Acaiá
Social Responsibility: 6 people depends directly on this Estate
Environmental Responsibility: 3 hectares of preserved Atlantic Rainforest
Certifications: Fair Trade, Certifica Minas.
Mr. Carlos Henrique Vieira is renowned in the region for his high quality coffee production at his estate Sítio Rio da Antas, always working for the quality culture development of the Microregion of Poços de Caldas - Brazil.
In 2012 Mr. Vieira became member of the Board of the Specialty Coffee Association of the Volcanic Region of Pocos de Caldas.
In 2013, Volcano Origin Coffees helped Sítio Rio da Antas to become the new special estate offering high quality coffees to the very selective Coffee Lab, cafeteria and roastery recently recognized as one of the top 10 cafeterias in the world, headed by Isabela Raposeiras.
A microlot from Sítio Rio das Antas was elected in 2013 the best coffee by Volcano among 20 microlots selected for the official Cupping Room of the Biggest event on Specialty Coffees in Latin America.