Ethiopia Yirgacheffe

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Ethiopia Yirgacheffe

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Ethiopia Yirgacheffe

Product Description

Ethiopian Yirgacheffe -12 Oz Bag

Roast Level: Light

Tasting Notes: Floral, Citrus, Tropical Fruit

Farm: Worka Cooperative

Region: Gedeo Zone, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region, Ethiopia

Process: Fully washed and dried on raised beds

Altitude: 1,650 – 2,700 MASL

Varietals: Indigenous heirloom cultivars

Certification: Organic and Fair Trade Certified


Our second Ethiopian addition to our portfolio is sourced from family-owned farms organized around the Worka Cooperative located within the coffee region of Yirgacheffe in the Gedeo Zone, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region, Ethiopia.  The Worka Cooperative currently has 411 members.  In 2005, the cooperative joined the Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union (YCFCU), an umbrella organization established in 2002 to support a sustainable coffee supply from cooperatives in the Gedeo ethnic region of Ethiopia.  There are twenty-six other cooperatives affiliated with the YCFCU totaling more than 45,000 members.