About Gayo Highlands Coffee Beans Sumatra
Darker roasted, this is a very smooth, full bodied coffee with great character and depth of flavour. Excellent for Espresso. These beans have been roasted in the UK from Sumatran Fairtrade Organic beans and are the product of organic agriculture. Dark roast. Strength indicator 5.
Produced by: KBQB Cooperative, Koperasi Baitul Qiradh Baburrayyan. KBQB has around 6500 farmer members at present and is managed by NCBA, a development agency that is based in the US. They are helping to establish the coop as a self sustaining entity, with land bought for the farmers using USAID funds. The coffee producing areas are split into over 100 regional sub farms within Central highland districts of Central Aceh and Bener Meriah. Building clinics and schools for the producers and their families. Central processing facility at Takengon itself. Producing areas near Lake Tawar.