COFFEES

Githongo

Coffee, Africa, Filter
  • 1KG
  • 250g
  • Wholebean
  • French Press / Coarse
  • Drip / Medium
  • Espresso / Fine
  • test grind size
$68.00
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Taste Notes
Cherry Tomato sweetness, Plum, Lime


Description
Kenya has always produced unique and complex coee profiles, this lot is no exception. The Githongo wet mill, one of 13 owned by the Komothai Farmers Cooperative Society is located 54km North West of Nairobi, a region renowned for producing outstanding coffees. consisting of more than 960 growers spread of 190 hectares. Some of the factors that makes Kenyan coffees so special is its combination of suitable varietals and fertile soil, composed of red volcanic sediment, loam and black cotton soil, providing high nutrients and water retention ability. Coee Cherries from small holders are harvested, delivered to the wet mill, sorted and go through a typical Kenyan Double wash method where coffees are undergo 2 cycles of fermentation and washing, creating a lively and effervescence that it is so highly prized for.


Preparation Advice
Producing Region
Africa
Classification
Single Origin
Country
Kenya
Processing
Fully Washed
Country Region
Kiambu Country
Roast Type
Filter
Elevation
1850 - 1950 M.A.S.L.
Crop Year
2017 -2018
Varietal
SL34

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