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.
This my favorite coffee! It has amazing flavor!
We absolutely love the Primo from Cortez. The beans are so fresh! Every time to go to buy coffee they treat us like one of the family. Excellent customer service!
We discovered your Primo beans at Songbird Coffeehouse in Phoenix. Their lattes were so delicious we had to make sure we keep enjoying it at home. Thank you
I've been getting a bag of the Primo blend for a couple weeks now. Always fresh and always delicious!