Kenya: Edition 22.023
Bags of blackcurrant fill the cup, with a hint of redcurrant and rhubarb coming through. It's got a creamy body, but the sweetness is brown sugar, which lingers on the finish.
- Country: Kenya
- Region: Central Province
- District: Muranga
- Constituency: Gatanga
- Nearest town: Thika
- Estate: Kiriga
- Size: 51 hectares
- Producer: Dr. Brian Gakunga
- Altitude: 1,550–1,650 m.a.s.l.
- Varietals: SL28, SL34 & Ruiru 11
- Size grading: AA
- Processing method: Washed
- GPS coordinates: 1°00'16.5"S 37°01'47.6"E
Blackcurrant, redcurrant, rhubarb, brown sugar
- Clean cup: (1–8): 6.5
- Sweetness: (1–8): 6.5
- Acidity: (1–8): 7
- Mouthfeel: (1–8): 6.5
- Flavour: (1–8): 6.5
- Aftertaste: (1–8): 6
- Balance: (1–8): 6
- Overall: (1–8): 7
- Correction:(+36): +36
- Total (max. 100): 88
Medium to medium-dark - through first crack and push it fairly quickly towards the edge of second, but not into it. Lighter roasts will highlight sweetness, whilst a fraction further will give it a juicier body.
If you place an order before 07:30, it will be roasted and dispatched that day. If you order after 07:30, it will carry over to the following working day for roasting.
We offer free UK mainland delivery on all orders over £50.00. One bag sent with First Class postage will cost £1.95, and one bag sent with Second Class postage will cost £1.00. DPD next working day delivery is available for a flat rate of £5.00 for all orders up to 10kg.
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Producer StoriesLearn more about coffee sourcing
Kiriga Estate sits between 1,550 and 1,650 metres above sea level. It is approximately five kilometres from Thika town, which is an industrial town in the central province of Kenya. It's four kilometres from Blue Posts hotel, which has the famous Chania and Thika falls. Thika lies 50 kilometres northeast of Nairobi.Read more
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