Gatomboya WASHED AA - Nyeri, kenya

Quick Facts

Producer: Barichu Cooperative Society- 698 farmer members of the Gatomboya Coop

Country: Kenya

Region: Nyeri

Elevation: 1,770 m.a.s.l.

Varieties: SL28, SL34, Ruiru 11, Batian

Harvest: December - January

Process: Washed


It was biult in 1987 under Mathira FCS and broke off in 1996 to join Barichu FCS



Flavor Notes

Plum, Tropical Fruit, Juicy

Processing Info


Farmer member bring their coffee cherries to the washing station, where it is further sorted for ripeness. Once sorted the coffee is pulped and fermented dry (not submerged in water) for approx 18-30 hours. Once fermented the coffee is washed extensively and put on raised beds where the coffee will dry for about 8 - 14 days.


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