Crux Constellation

2 star producers of the coffee region of Cerrado Mineiro in the coffee origin Brazil

The Crux Constellation coffees are exceptional, from the coffee growing region of Cerrado Mineiro, Brazil, green and ready to roast.

Here's what you want to know about the Crux constellation cafés

  1. Production is limited, usually microlots
  2. They have well-defined key descriptors with a wide variety of key descriptors.
  3. The descriptors of the fruity group are the most prevalent in this constellation.
  4. Producers are working on different types of fermentations and processes, with natural and natural anaerobic pulping being the most applied.
  5. They have an average score according to the SCAscale of 87 to 90 points.
  6. All farms producing Constellation Lyrae coffees are above 950 meters above sea level.
  7. In this coffee constellation there are producers from 2 coffee-growing districts of the Cerrado Mineiro coffee-growing region.
  8. Experimental coffees are produced in the Brazilian origin crop




Processes and Fermentations


Different lots per year


Coffee growers involved

These are the 2 star producers of the Crux Constellation in the Cerrado Mineiro coffee growing region of Brazil.

Each one has its own history, its own project and its own challenges, but they all have something in common: extraordinary coffees with a very strong personality.

Productora de café verde Luciana Alves

Luciana Alves Leandro Melo

Imai AMEA : Cerrado Mineiro

“Working with sustainable practices guarantees an increasingly special coffee”.

cereza de cafe verde

Gabriel Nunes

Ginan ABFdB : Cerrado Mineiro

Crux, Constellations range coffees

Roaster we explain in brief the advantages of roasting green coffee of the Constellations range of Mare Terra Green Coffee

They are: Specialty coffees with a cup profile with marked character and personality – Innovation and constant evolution – Exclusive selection in each harvest – Reference varietals in each origin – Wide palette of key descriptors, level 3 and 4 of the descriptor wheel, well defined – Exclusive batches for a single roaster, 5 secondary defects maximum per 350 gr – Minimum SCA score +84 – Sampling of lots prior to arrival from origin – Two imports per harvest, first available and consistency for repetitions – Batches from 300 to 1.500 kg – Unification of packaging, convenient and practical, 30 kg – Marketing segmented by region, never one lot sold in a region for two roasters.

Caficultor del origen cafetero Brasil

The Cerrado Mineiro Coffee Region is where our Crux constellation coffees are produced.

We will briefly explain to you what the Cerrado Mineiro coffee region is like in Brazil

  • It has 52 coffee-growing districts
  • The estimated population is 2.3 million inhabitants.
  • Its surface area is 2,300,259 km² (2,300,259 km²).
  • Produces 11.56% of the total coffee in the country
  • 219,449 hectares are cultivated with coffee trees.
  • It ranks 2nd as the country’s coffee region
  • The most harvested varietals are Bourbon, Mundo Novo and Catuaí.
  • Harvest months are from May to August.
  • The coffee from Cerrado Mineiro has a denomination of origin – DO and indication of origin

A selection of our green coffees that we import and distribute from the Mare Terra Green Coffee Constellations range.

Ready to roast – Cup varieties and quality validated in our laboratory – Profitable, reliable and faithful coffees to consolidate or grow your market – Discover them now

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