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Dark Mapendo, Women's Co-op - Congo

Regular price$16.00 Sale price

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Producer Price = $3.80 /b
FOB + EXW + Transport = $2.29/lb
Roasted in Box Total Cost = $11.77/lb

Flavors: Molasses | Cherry Cordial | Fudge

Feelings: Darkly Dreaming Dexter deigning to venture into the darkness. This is a wonderfully dark and supremely balanced roast profile. No burnt notes, just dark sticky sweetness.

Mapendo, swahili for “love,” is farmed in 16 separate lots by 4,200 farmers, nearly 40% of which are women. Mapendo farmers produce fully washed coffee that has been certified FTO since 2009. There are 3 washing stations, including one large and two mini washing stations. A fourth station is under construction along with a modern lab for cupping and quality control. This micro-lot is selected from the best day lots of only the Women producers of the Cooperative from those women run farms in the Kahele region and processed at the Buchiro, Chebumba washing station.

Country: Democratic Republic of Congo
Region: South Kivu
Farm: Cooperative Agricole Muungano
Varietal: SL-34 
Process: Washed
Altitude: 1,700 MASL
Exporter: Mighty Peace Coffee
Importer: Mighty Peace Coffee
SCA Quality Score: 86.75
Bag Size: 285g/10oz

Coffee Producer info. Mapendo Women's Coop


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