FARMER: Afonso Vinhal
REGION: Cerrado, Minas Gerais
PROCESS METHOD: washed and fermented
ALTITUDE: 980 masl
IAC 125 RN, also known as IBC12, is a new variety developed by the Instituto Agronômico de Campinas (IAC) in the mid-2010s. IBC12 is a combination of Villa Sarchí and Timor. The plant is short with high yield and a high scoring cup. The cherry is dark red when ripe and the plant is resistant to coffee leaf rust (CLR).
THE FARM HISTORY OF VINHAL CAFÉS
"Since 1988 we have been producing very high quality coffees in the heart of Minas Gerais state, which is part of the Cerrado Mineiro Region - Brazil. Throughout this trajectory we have improved our work and adopted the best sustainability practices. We are a family-run business and everyone who works for us is passionate about coffee.
Our properties are certified by Rainforest Alliance, 4C and Certifica Minas and we are also members of BSCA. With great care and reliance on innovative craft production, we do our best to ensure that our coffees stands out in the global market. We are very proud of the awards we have won in some of the main quality contests in Brazil.
We are convinced that our product stands out because of its different aromas and flavours. With great pride we want to invite you to try and test the quality of our coffee. Enjoy!"