This Kenyan coffee is an absolute stunner. Notes of sweet raspberries and redcurrant. This coffee is elegant and rich at the same time. It finishes with nice, ticklish acidity and has a velvety mouthfeel.
The Kamviu coffee factory is located in Embu county in the central part of Kenya. The nearly 1000 farmers delivering to the factory are members of the Gakundu Farmers Cooperative Society. The county borders to Mount Kenya, one of the most well respected coffee growing regions in the world.
Kamviu factory small-scale farmers who grow coffee and tea as the main cash crop, they also grow maize, beans, sweetpotatoes and bananas. Some horticultural crops are also grown and have ready markets within Manyatta and Embu town whose demands are higher than the supply from the project area. For many years coffee has been a constant revenue earner for most rural families in this area contributing to better levels of living standard and assisting in education of their children in the higher schools of learning.