Burundi Nduwayezu Washed (Lot 1) *TOP LOT*

Golden raisin, prune, goji berry, Turkish apricot
Lot # P605807-2
Burundi
Warehouse
Qty Available
ETA
Bag Weight
Continental NJ
20 bags
Spot
60 KG BAG
Burundi Nduwayezu Washed (Lot 1) *TOP LOT* is available to buy in increments of 1

ETS Nduwayezu coffee washing station is located in Gashikanwa District, Ngozi province, Northern Burundi. The washing station receives cherry from around 3,000 smallholder farmers in the surrounding hills, with altitudes ranging between 1750 and 1800masl. This is a fully washed coffee of the Bourbon variety.

 

THE PROCESS

 

At its arrival at the washing station, matured cherry is selected through water flotation and the picking team sorts the cherries in order to keep only cherries of high quality. This step is important for fine processing. The cherry skins are mechanically removed during pulping. After pulping, the sticky parchment goes straight to the fermentation tanks. The day after, the wet parchment will be washed and graded before soaking. After soaking the parchments is placed on raised African beds where it will dry in the sun for 2-3 weeks. During this period it is further handpicked, and carefully raked to ensure a consistent drying process. The raised beds help maintain airflow to facilitate the drying process.

More Information
Total Bags In Lot 10
Harvest Season 2018/19
Status Spot
Subregion Ngozi
Producer Type Small Holder Farmers
Wet Mill ETS Nduwayezu
Processing Washed
Processing Description Fully washed and dried on raised African beds
Bag Type Grain Pro / Ecotact
Plant Species Arabica
Variety Bourbon
Coffee Grade BDI CA FW SC 15+
Growing Altitude 1750-1850m
Screen Size 15 Up
Warehouse Continental NJ
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