10 Jul '18, 7pm

Beyond Heirloom: New Book Sheds Light on Ethiopia's Coffee Varieties

Beyond Heirloom: New Book Sheds Light on Ethiopia's Coffee Varieties

“The word ‘heirloom’ is a common word in the Western countries, or in Australia, they call it heritage variety. Buyers are coming from here to Ethiopia, and they know the word heirloom from their tomatoes or their flowers and they want to give that same name to coffee,” Bekele told Daily Coffee News. “The first definition of heirloom is for crops that are open-pollinated, like maize, but coffee is not open-pollinated; it’s a self-pollinated crop. So from the very beginning the definition of heirloom doesn’t apply to coffee.”

Full article: https://dailycoffeenews.com/2018/07/10/beyond-heirloom-ne...

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