Filter Single Origin: Kariru
Country Of Origin: Kenya
Farmer/Producer/Mill/: Baragwi farmer’s Co-op
Flavour Notes: Blackcurrant, Honeydew, Apricot
Kariru, situated adjacent to the Mount Kenya Forest reserve is comprised of 3000 smallholder farmers. The co-op’s primary objective is to promote the social and economic interests of its members, a mindset which is essential to properly reward the farmers for their dedication.
The red volcanic soil typical of this region is abundant with beneficial minerals that brings this peaberry lot to life. While most coffee cherries have two seeds, peaberries only have one, in this case enhancing the cup quality.
As with most Kenyans, the coffee is processed using a fully washed method. Through impeccable processing of this high grade lot, Kariru produces distinctive honeydew top notes, with apricot and blackcurrant complexity bringing up the finish.