Tasting Notes: Cherry, Floral, Jammy
Varietal: Mixed Heirloom
Sourced By: Collaborative Coffee Source
*Coffees are roasted every Monday and shipped Tuesday.
From our importer:
Chekata is the name of the village where the Mormora Estate and Washing Station are located. Cherries for this lot were supplied by out growers, farmers from the area.
Mormora Estate and Washing Station are part of the Guji Highlands Organization.
ABOUT THE GUJI HIGHLANDS ORGANIZATION
• The Guji Highland farm
• The Guji Highland Washing Station for washed and naturals, 1800 masl
• The Guji Highland Station for naturals only, located on the Guji Highlands Farm, 2100 masl
• Mormora Estate and Mormora Station for naturals
• Gidhe A and Gidhe B Stations for naturals. Guji Highlands also provide financing for their farmers, and assist with technical and agricultural advice.
All of their farms, and the farms where they source their cherries, are forest farms. The land is leased from the government for 40 years and it is strictly forbidden to cut trees or kill wild animals.
The coffee is certified organic.
The Farm Manager, Quality Advisor and Certification Advisor of Guji Highlands is Yishak Assefa.