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Burundi Rwiri Yagikawa Station

$6.00
Yagikawa cooperative members on a 2017 visit to the wet mill - Rwiri
Burundi Rwiri Yagikawa Station
Burundi Rwiri Yagikawa Station

So much flavor to unpack; dried stone fruit, cinnamon powder and clove spice, pink grapefruit and perfumed floral hints, mouth-cleansing black tea-like acidity. City to Full City. Good espresso.

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Ethiopia Agaro Kedamai Cooperative

$6.15
Drying parchment covered with netting to protect from the mid-day sun, Kedamai coop
Ethiopia Agaro Kedamai Cooperative
Ethiopia Agaro Kedamai Cooperative

Clean, transparent sweetness when roasted light, with an orange flavor that accents the cup and defines acidity too, followed by peach tea, and orange blossom top notes. City to City+. Full City for espresso.

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Ethiopia Guji Hambela Wamena Akrabi

$6.35
This is what good selective harvesting looks like - near uniform ripeness. The stations pay more for this, of course, as the picker will pick less coffee than if they simply stripped the trees. Guji Zone
Ethiopia Guji Hambela Wamena Akrabi
Ethiopia Guji Hambela Wamena Akrabi

Expect elegant, refined flavors, and a downright floral brew. Pearl jasmine and black tea, vivid acidity, sweet lime, salmon berry, mango, mild spiced notes and pristine, pointed sweetness. City to City+.

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Ethiopia Guji Uraga Tome

$6.40
Hand sorting at the drying beds, removing as much of the physically defective coffee that can be spotted by eye, Tome station.
Ethiopia Guji Uraga Tome
Ethiopia Guji Uraga Tome

Floral impressions of tuberose and star jasmine, with simple syrup sweetness backing elegant Earl Grey, mace and fruited hard candy accents, and acidity like black tea with lemon. City to City+.

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Ethiopia Kochore Jet Hama

$6.40
Removing the sticky mucilage from the recently fermented coffee with wooden paddles at this Kochore wet mill site
Ethiopia Kochore Jet Hama
Ethiopia Kochore Jet Hama

Perfumed jasmine and lavender florals at City, with a bergamot citrus oil note, sweet raw sugars, vibrant acidity, and Earl Grey tea aftertaste. Complex, to say the least. City to Full City.

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Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Bombe

$6.75
Workers picking out visible defect coffee cherry at one of the Shantawene process sites, Bombe mountain region
Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Bombe
Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Bombe

For those who truly enjoy fruited naturals; notes of dried fruits are pervasive, mulled apple cider, some tea-like fruited accents and dark, pungent spice notes like cinnamon stick and nutmeg, and aromatic wood hint. Intense dry process flavor! City to Full City.

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Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Keramo

$6.75
One of Daye Bensa's mill managers makes the rounds to see check the coffee drying on raised beds
Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Keramo
Ethiopia Organic Dry Process Sidama Keramo

Keramo is a fruit bomb exploding with a fresh and dried fruited notes like strawberry, rhubarb pie, dried banana, green melon and tart, berry-like acidity, with accents of jasmine, all spice and rue. City to City+.

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Ethiopia Organic Sidama Shantawene Village

$6.45
Payment day for nearly 700 outgrowers who sell their coffee to the group and a meeting about best harvest practices
Ethiopia Organic Sidama Shantawene Village
Ethiopia Organic Sidama Shantawene Village

SO sweet (9.6!), floral honey and honey comb, citrus high tones, honey tangerine and Valencia orange, light touches of jasmine, fresia, berry and baking spice. City to City+

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Ethiopia Yukiro Cooperative

$6.35
Penagos mechanical demucilager at Yukiro cooperative
Ethiopia Yukiro Cooperative
Ethiopia Yukiro Cooperative

Light roasts of Yukiro make excellent pour over brews, delicate floral aroma, soft fruited notes like lime, pink grapefruit, green apple and nectarine and backing of simple syrup sweetness. City to City+.

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Kenya Kiambu Evans Farm AA

$6.85
Coffee nursery in Kiambu, protected from direct sun beneath shade canopies fashioned from bamboo and black netting.
Kenya Kiambu Evans Farm AA
Kenya Kiambu Evans Farm AA

Start with City+ where you can expect a sweetness of raw sugars marked by Earl Grey tea and cardamom, lemon cookie, citrus zest and an interesting olive oil-like finishing note. City+ to Full City.

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Kenya Nyeri Rukira AB

$7.15
The iron gate marking the entrance at the Othaya Farmer's Cooperative Society in Nyeri
Kenya Nyeri Rukira AB
Kenya Nyeri Rukira AB

Excellent Kenya pour over, light roasts show flavors of pomegranate, pink grapefruit and orange, hints of candied citrus and cranberry, with sweet herbs and baking spice in the finish. City to Full City.

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Kenya Othaya Gura AB

$7.10
Spreading the recently washed coffee on drying beds in order to get the drying underway, Othaya.
Kenya Othaya Gura AB
Kenya Othaya Gura AB

Flavor notes of cranberry lemonade, orange, honey, and raw sugars, with fruit and baking spice aromatics. Bright, citric acidity impacts the cup. City to Full City.

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Rwanda Dry Process Rusizi Nyakarenzo

$6.20
Touring the Nyakarenzo site in 2018. That's the mill manager, Phocus, in the white lab coat.
Rwanda Dry Process Rusizi Nyakarenzo
Rwanda Dry Process Rusizi Nyakarenzo

Intense dry process, blueberry jam, maraschino cherry, natural dried stone fruit, dark spices and red wine accent. Light roasts yield a vibrant, citrus-like acidic impression. City to Full City.

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Rwanda Karongi Gitesi

$6.15
Signs lead the way to the station along the road through town, Karongi
Rwanda Karongi Gitesi
Rwanda Karongi Gitesi

Raw sugar sweetness underscores the cup, black and green tea notes, mandarin orange and apple accents and tea-like, crisp finish. A delicious, delicate pour over! City to Full City.

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Rwanda Kivu Kageyo

$6.05
Tending to the parchment coffee as it dries on the beds at Kageyo station
Rwanda Kivu Kageyo
Rwanda Kivu Kageyo

Versatile in roast level and brew methods,  the cup reveals layers of brown sugar, cinnamon, cane juice, clove, blueberry, chocolate and more. City to Full City. Good espresso. 

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Rwanda Nyamasheke Mutovu

$5.95
The skin drying tables are where the wet coffee is subjected to intense hand-sorting, a first stop on the way to the final drying beds - Mutovu
Rwanda Nyamasheke Mutovu
Rwanda Nyamasheke Mutovu

Aromatic butterscotch sweetness, vanilla-caramels, accents of peach and Earl Grey tea and a smattering of baking spices. Dark cacao bar at Full City (and beyond). City to Full City+. Good for espresso.

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Tanzania Mbeya Isende AB

$5.25
A view of Isende FBG from the other side of the hill
Tanzania Mbeya Isende AB
Tanzania Mbeya Isende AB

Medium roasts show balanced sweet/bittering flavors, elements of buckwheat pancakes with maple syrup, bittering powdered cocoa, licorice hint and an aromatic woody aroma. City+ to Full City. Good for espresso.

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