Ethiopia Chelbesa Washed - Organic Lot # 144
Cupping Notes: Peach, Cane Juice. A Classic Yirgacheffe!
Grower METAD is a third-generation family owned business with a rich history. The farm has strengthened the local community with employment opportunities including a workforce that is over seventy percent women, educational opportunities including university scholarships and sponsorship for a state-of-the-art elementary school with more than 700 students, and healthcare for employees.
METAD was also first to partner with Grounds for Health in Ethiopia to implement a successful cervical cancer screening program for women within the coffee growing communities.
METAD has an expanding Out-grower program designed to provide technical assistance, share modern farming equipment, and provide certification programs for more than 5,000 local farmers who are paid premiums for their cherry and second payments after coffee is sold.
Grower: METAD Agricultural Development (METAD)
Region: Chelchele, Gedeb District, Gedeo Zone, Ethiopia
Varieties: Ethiopian Heirloom
Processing: Fully washed and dried on raised beds
Growing altitude: 2200 m.a.s.l
Certifications: USDA Organic
Roasting & Delivery:
All coffee purchases are roasted to order. Coffees are roasted Monday & Thursdays for Wednesday & Saturday delivery.