Chwele Farmer Cooperative Socitey brings together farmers from around the Rift Valley of western Kenya. Near Kenya's border with Uganda, the region benefits from the rich, volcanic soil of the now extinct volcano, Mount Elgon.
This coffee is well suited to the holiday season. A cozy winter warmer, it has chocolate, spice, and dark red sweetness. It makes for a tasty cup when the weather outside turns chilly and wet.
Region: Rift Valley
Varietal: SL 34, SL 28, Batian, Ruiru 11
Process: Hand sorted, pulped, floated before fermentation
Fermentation: 12-24 hours
Drying: Raised beds