Red Rooster is a Virginia-based coffee company roasting only the highest quality beans from around the world.

Burundi Gahahe Kayanza

  • $17.49

This fully washed coffee comes to you from the Gahahe washing station in the Kayanza province of Burundi where 1,740 smallholders send their coffee for processing. The coffee cherries are selectively hand-picked by the families who own these small farms - most with only 200-250 trees. Once the cherries arrive at the washing station they are wet processed under constant supervision and quality control, ensuring only the highest quality beans are selected. Orange zest, baking spices and reminiscent of mulled wine, tomato and rosemary.

Weight 12 oz. (340g)

Coffee Info

Roast Profile Medium
Process Fully Washed
Variety Red Bourbon
Location Gahahe, Kayanza Region, Burundi
Washing Station / Elevation Gahahe / 1805 masl                                          

 

Greenco Coffee partners with the smallholders to ensure their cherries are delivered to the washing station as quickly as possible, with no cost to the farmer. Purchasing cherries at a premium, working with young agronomy graduates to provide farmer training, increasing employment opportunities, and environmental stewardship are just some of the ways Greenco Coffee strives to provide support to local communities. Gahahe station also participates in many support and outreach programs including a goat and pig project, Farmer Hub, and distributing fertilizer and coffee trees. 

 

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