Sumatra Aceh

Altitude: 4000 to 5000 feet above sea level

Varietals: Bourbon, Catimor, S-795 and Typica

Processing: Wet-hulled and patio sun dried


The Sumatra FTO Takengon KKGO coffee is produced on family-owned farms orgainzed around the Koperasi Kopi Gayo Organic cooperative (KKGO), located in the Takengon highlands of the Aceh province on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. This region of Indonesia is also referred to as the Gayo land because the coffee farmers are from the Gayonese ethnic group. A high percentage of farmers, typically from the most remote villages of the Takengon highlands, are widows who lost their husbands during periods of conflict in Aceh. These families are also in the process of rebuilding after an earthquake in 2013.

This is a complex cup with low acidity, medium body, sweet, with flavor notes of Bakers Chocolate, Licorice and Cedar

Roast Level: Full City Plus/Dark