Notes: Citrus, Bright, Black Tea
Location: Yirgacheffe, Ethiopia
Altitude: 1900-2000 meters
Varieties: Heirloom varieties
YirgZ is named for having near zero defects. Our friends at Keffa Coffee have partnered with producers in Yirgacheffe who meet their rigorous sorting standards to ensure such a stellar clean coffee. The slightest defect along the chain - from harvest to processing to storage - can impact the quality in your cup. The meticulous processing standards results in a clean coffee that we've roasted to bring out notes of black tea and citrus.
Samuel Demisse founded Keffa Coffee in 2006. He grew up in Agaro, Ethiopia, learning the industry from his father who was also a coffee pro. Samuel built Keffa with a mission to import only the finest coffees and support the producers behind it. He sought to work with origin partners who pay higher than average wages and treat their workers fairly. His coffee expertise and experience includes placing in the US Cup Taster's Championship and becoming a Licensed Q-Grader for coffee quality control.
Net wt: 12oz