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Chrorongi AB - Kenya | 250g

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  • 17,50 €
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Flavour description: A berrylike and intense aroma of blackberry. This coffee is acidity driven with high phosphoric acidity. Chorongi has flavour of pink grapefruit, vanilla and strawberry jam, and a long-lasting vibrant acidity in the finish. The coffee is jam-like mouthfeel with a medium body.
Location: Nyeri, Kenya
Farmers: About 1000 smallholders in the surrounding areas deliver cherries to the Chorongi Factory (washing station). The farmers are organized in Cooperative Societies that act as umbrella organizations for the factories, where the smallholders deliver their coffee cherries for processing. Chorongi is connected to the Mutheka Coffee Farmer’s Society, which is consisting of more than 5600 active farmer members in 2021.
Varietals: SL28, SL34
Harvest: Nov-January 2021
Elevation: 1300 masl
Soil: Deep, rich volcanic soil
Our current espresso recipe: 18g / 27 se/ 42 g (TDS about 9%, extraction around 19%).
Our current filter coffee recipe: Coffee ground slightly finer than powdered sugar. Use 32g to 500 ml of coffee, for about 2:30 min brew time.
Price transparency: The FOB price paid for this coffee was 4,63 US$/lb, which is 10.20US$/ kg.

The first Kenyan coffee of the year! Chorongi AB! There is quite no coffee as coffee from Kenya, and every year it is one of our absolute favorite taste profiles. You know that we at Drop Coffee are huge fans of clarity and vibrancy and are not afraid of acidity, well in this cup you will get it all!