Kiptenden Kenya, Peaberry

Kiptenden Kenya, Peaberry

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JUICY | FULL BODIED | SWEET

Coming from the Kericho county area in Kenya, a smaller lesser known area, about 200km north-west of Nairobi. This micro-lot consists entirely of peaberries, a kind of bean that results when the coffee fruit develops only a single, oval bean rather than the usual pair of flat-sided beans. This accounts for around 5 percent of the crop. Peaberries produce a somewhat different (arguably,often better) cup than normal beans from the same crop, from which they may or may not be separated during grading.

Producer: Various smallholder producers in the Kericho region. Purchased directly from Co-op.

Region: Kericho

Process: Fully Washed

Varietal: SL28, SL34 and Ruiri 11

Altitude: 1500- 2100 masl.

Flavour Notes: Sweet plum, molasses, cacao nib

Best for: Filter coffee