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Burundi Gakenke Honey Coffee

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Chocolates And Sugars Flavours / Notes
Chocolate & SugarsChoc & Sugars
Fruity Flavours / Notes
Fruits
Natural Flavours / Notes
Natural
Blackberry Cherry Cookie Honey Sugars Tea Flavours
Flavours & Notes
Quick Details
Origin(s): Assam (India) Burundi
Smooth
Brightness of Flavours
Crisp
Balanced & Pleasing
Thin
Mouthfeel
Full Bodied
Delicate & Thin
Full Bodied & Rich
Medium Balanced
Balance of Flavours
Well Balanced
Coffee Specification
Roast Profile: Omniroasted for both filter and espresso
Processing Method:
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More Information
Does this include caffeine? Yes, this product contains caffeine
Is this coffee available as pre-ground? Yes, pre-ground options available
Are there any specific product benefits?
Burundi Gakenke Honey Coffee
We’ve seen a huge social and economic shift in Burundi over the years, which has generated many improvements to the production of high-quality coffee in the country.
When we approached the Gakenke Washing Station last year, we were amazed to hear of the incredible coffee quality in the area and couldn’t wait to showcase not one, but three in our roster for 2022.

The honey process involves depulping and drying coffee cherries in the sun, without passing them through water. This ensures there is still some mucilage attached to the coffee cherry, which translates to the increased fruitful notes in this coffee. Showcasing sticky blackberry jam and delicate assam tea flavours, with a rich, syrupy body.
  • Flavours: Blackberry, Assam Tea & Brown Sugar
  • Country: Burundi
  • Method: Honey
  • Producer: Gakenke Washing Station
  • Region: Kayanza Province
  • Varietal: Bourbon
  • Elevation: 1500 - 1800masl
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