Dukunde Kawa, Rwanda — Wholesale

Sale price Price $ 10.30 Regular price

  • Producer: Dukunde Kawa Cooperative
  • Origin: Ruli Sector - Gakenke, Rwanda
  • Cultivar: Red Bourbon
  • Processing: Washed
  • Dry Mill: RWACOF
  • Wet Mill: Dukunde Kawa Washing Stations
  • Elevation: 1800-2200m

Founded in 2000 with 300 farmers, the Dukunde Kawa Cooperative has grown to include 2,016 members. This Fair Trade coffee is fully washed at one of the cooperative’s three washing stations, and has won the Rwandan Cup of Excellence in 2008, 2010, 2011, and 2012. Their unique processing methods include 12 hour overnight fermentation, followed by 18-24 hour post fermentation water baths and slow, gentle drying times. This care and attention paired with Dukunde Kawa consisting entirely of Red Bourbon results in a cup that is bursting with complex acididty and sweetness. Expect a velvety texture with notes of apricot, cherry, and cola with a sweet oolong tea-like finish.