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Exploring an Opportunity: Acquiring a Kona Coffee Farm

Ever thought about delving into the world of coffee farming in Hawaii’s Big Island?

Now, an intriguing opportunity has surfaced with the availability of Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation. Listed by Todd Barrett with Refocus Realty for $4,750,000, this deal encompasses not only a 100% Kona Coffee Brand but also significant real estate, including a luxury vacation rental, wet mill, dry mill, roastery, and farm store.

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 From Farming to Sales

Mountain Thunder Coffee Plantation operates on all stages, overseeing the entire process from coffee cultivation to sales.  You’re getting a thriving business with $3.6 million in annual sales.

Coffee Cultivation: Covering 33 acres, they grow 100% Kona Coffee, engaging with about 40 local farmers for a collaborative approach.

On-Site Processing: The farm handles everything on-site, from wet milling to roasting, ensuring quality control and a direct connection with customers.

Retail and Global Reach: With a  retail store hosting daily tours, online sales, and wholesale shipments, the farm has built a diverse customer base.

The Story Behind the Beans

Established over 15 years ago on the slopes of Hualalai volcano, the Cloud Forest Coffee Plantation prides itself on quality:

Picking: Every cherry is hand-picked to ensure only the ripest fruit is selected.

Processing: Rigorous steps, including sorting and color grading, are undertaken to eliminate defects and enhance taste.

Roasting: Small-batch roasting overseen by a master roaster guarantees flavor perfection.

Packaging: Specially designed bags maintain freshness, with a focus on shipping within days of roasting.

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 A Matter of Taste

Mountain Thunder offers three roasts to cater to varying preferences:

American Roast: A lighter option with a slightly sweeter taste and higher caffeine content.

Vienna Roast: A medium-dark roast bringing out nutty, chocolaty, and cinnamon tones.

French Roast: A darker option with preserved natural oils for a stronger aroma.

Exploring the Opportunity Further

This isn’t just a commercial venture; it’s a chance to become part of Kona’s coffee legacy. For those intrigued by this opportunity, please call Denise Drake at Hawaii Life Real Estate 808. 780.4259 and I will get you all the information you need to dive into the intricacies of such a nuanced purchase, weigh the options, and as you consider becoming a custodian of Kona’s coffee spirit.

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