Rwanda | Organic + Fair TradeCalioh Coffee Roasters
Region: Gakanke District
Producer: Abakundakawa Cooperative
Altitude: 1800 masl
Certifications: Fair Trade & Organic
In the cup: Chocolate, melon, tart citrus
More about this premier lot:
Abakundakawa cooperative farmers hand-pick ripe cherries on the volcanic slopes of Rwanda’s mountainous Gakenke district. The area’s distinct micro-climate, high elevation and rich volcanic soils contribute to producing coffee with balanced sweet, floral, and fruit-forward notes in the cup. Abakundakawa has grown rapidly, adding a second washing station and expanding its membership from 180 to nearly 2,000 coffee growers since its founding in 2004.
Recipes and Brew Guides
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