Organic Sumatra Aceh Ketiara FAIR TRADE

RNY # 42288

Organic Sumatra Aceh Ketiara FAIR TRADE

Ship from: WI

Position: INSTORE

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Cupping Notes

Bakers Chocolate
Cedar
Molasses
Vanilla

Royal NY’s Scoring

Acidity :

Average

Body :

High

Sweetness :

Average

Suggested Brewing

French Press, Espresso

French Press
Espresso

Roast

95

45

65
Agtron Scale

65

Medium

Elevation: 1220 to 1524 meters

Varietals: Adsenia,Bourbon,Typica,Ateng

Milling Process: Wet Hulled

Drying Process: Patio sun dried

Harvest Start Month: October

Harvest End Month: August

Export Start Month: October

Export End Month: September

The Koperasi Pedagang Kopi Ketiara is a women-run cooperative that has over 890 grower-members. The Ketiara Cooperative was started in 2008 by Ibu Rahmah, the current chairwoman, who had operated and managed her family’s coffee business for 20 years-purchasing cherries, processing the green, and selling to local traders. The passion and commitment of the women managers to have all members working together in support of coffee production has enabled Ketiara to expand and become an important supplier to larger coffee traders in Medan, the capital of North Sumatra. The cooperative members voted to become Organic and Fair Trade certified in 2012, making a commitment to use these proceeds to create programs for health, education, and public infrastructure projects that will benefit all coop members.