A community of 20 Mazateco families living and growing cacao at the foothills of the Sierra Madre Mountains.
Three generations of cacaoteros growing some of the worlds most sought after cacao beans.
For more than three thousand years the cacao growers in this region have been growing premium cacao.
La Sierra de Perija
One of the most sought after cacao beans in the world, Porcelana is grown exclusively in a small region of Venezuela traditionally. A group of cacaoteros have organized to export their delicious cacao to a handful of chocolate makers around the world.