more than fair certified
Ron Cortez, founder of Cortez Coffee and retired coffee picker, makes friendships with the world's most talented coffee farmers. On average, we pay 3-5x per pound compared to the current fair trade minimum.
Every batch is carefully & passionately roasted to bring out each origin's unique characteristics. Our unique air-roaster uses an indirect flame & the power of air to produce incredibly clean coffee with very little smoke contamination. Every batch is vigirously tested in our lab to ensure consistency and memorable taste.
family owned and operated
Our entire production team is ran by the Cortez family. Ron Cortez connects with coffee producers from around the world. His son, Patrick, roasts every batch of coffee. His two younger daughters hope to take over one day. From our family to yours, we promise outstanding coffee that is backed up by our passion and decades of experience in the industry.
It was a gift for a friend in Canada I had to ship it to, so neither of us have tried it, as she hasn’t gotten it yet!
However it sounds good and I’m getting some in an order that my friend Anya is making for us to consolidate shipping, as I got some of your C.R. peaberry beans for her in my last order!
Very tasty and smooth . I prefer a bit more full bodied coffee
I'm in love with this stuff. As a fellow coffee roaster I appreciate the time and care that goes in to creating a fantastic blend
Love this coffee and keep coming back to it after trying a sample. Even though it's noted as being a light roast, it has wonderful bold roasty notes. Simply delicious.