Shakiso, Ethiopia


by Tracon Trading
Tastes: Fruit candy, aromatic, perfumed
Varieties: Indigenous Heirloom
Processing: Fully washed
Altitude: 1,875m
Region: Yirgacheffe, Ethiopia
Importer: Apex Coffee Imports



This lot was sourced by Apex in conjunction with Tracon, one of Ethiopia’s largest coffee exporters. They have worked to establish community washing stations throughout the country in order to provide an outlet for small farmers to be able to sell their coffee cherries to specialty buyers outside of Ethiopia. This lot is comprised of 350 small lot farmers who live within walking distance of this community station located in Shakiso town in Yirgacheffe.