14. December | Wugar Kanyenye Coop - Uganda Filter

What you should know about this coffee


An SL28 with a complex cup profile: fruity acidities are dominant.

Recommended brewing ratio

16g coffee, 250g water, medium grind setting, brewing time: 2,5 mins

Coffee from Uganda

About the coffee

The farmers of Wugar Kanyenye Cooperative grow their coffee in Uganda at an altitude of 1800 meters. Coffee from Uganda has a strong flavor of its own that sets it apart from the somewhat less intense coffees from its neighboring countries. This coffee is a washed SL28 variety that stands out especially for its broad leaves with copper-colored tips, large beans, and an exceptionally complex flavor profile with a very high quality.

The cherries are sorted before being pitted. They are then fermented for 12 to 18 hours before being washed. They are then dried on drying tables for 8- 21 days and turned regularly to prevent them from fermenting too much or rotting.

The slightly tart stone fruit meets sweet white chocolate and is accompanied by a bitter note from the green tea.

About the farm

The Kanyenze People's Cooperative is a primary established cooperative that is wholly owned by its members. What is special about this community is that of the total 1705 members, 1023 are female. We naturally want to support this female power!!!

The Cooperative was founded to help farming communities that have been marginalized due to war, poverty and location in the past. The cooperative's activities focus on providing sustainable financial services and capacity building for the economically disadvantaged. Kanyenze People's Cooperative is committed to improving the living standards of the rural poor and ensuring that they actively participate in the economic, social and political development of the district.

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