Kokebi Rwanda 100% Arabica Speciality Coffee Beans 500g
100% Arabica | Medium Roast | FAIRTRADE
A stunning single origin coffee from the farmers cooperative in Rwanda Gisuma region.
Blend 100% Arabica Bag Size 500g Bags Per Box 12 Strength 3 Origin Gisuma, Rusizi District, Giheke Sector, Rwanda Varietals & Varieties Bourbon strains Altitudes 1,700 masl+ Process Fully washed SCA Score 85 Members 196 Farms Small Holders Tasting Profile Berry, Spice, Orange, Sugar cane
In the past farmers from the region used a mechanised station for processing coffee, was more than seven miles away. To avoid transportation costs many farmers processed the coffee at their homes, the process was labour intensive and generated low-quality coffee.
In 2009 TechnoServe worked with Gisuma’s farmers to band together and form cooperative. They helped the new business secure a lone and build a wet mill to process the farmers coffee.
The cooperative Produces 2 containers a year. They were awarded cup of excellent positions in 2013,2014,2015 status and become renowned for speciality coffees. Produce members have invested premiums back into the local infrastructure.