28 May '17, 5pm

Talk about #coffeeporn. Read these cupping notes from @sweetmarias on this WP Yirge - grabbed 40 lbs:

Talk about #coffeeporn. Read these cupping notes from @sweetmarias on this WP Yirge - grabbed 40 lbs:

Baraka Buna means first coffee in the Amharic language, and it seems a perfect fit for this early arrival of Yirga Cheffe . It comes from the Kochore area, the mill being located not far outside the town of Chele'lektu. The cup quality is top notch. Kochore has produced some of my favorite Yirga Cheffe coffees in the past, with a highly aromatic cup and intense, lively brightness. While the coffees from some stations in the surrounding regions may have started off strong a few years ago, we've seen a decline in cup quality the past couple of years (in particular coffees we've bought from the west in Deri Kochoha), but have consistently found spectacular quality from this particular station in Chele'lektu. Large harvests can be a boon to farmers but also difficult at the wet mill to manage the quality, especially creating enough space on the drying beds. The last couple of ...

Full article: https://www.sweetmarias.com/product/ethiopia-yirga-cheffe...

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