Burundi Long Miles Gitwe Hill

$22.00
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Tasting Notes:
vanilla cream, blackberry jam, pomegranate, salted caramel
Sustainability:
6-year direct trade relationship

Long Miles Coffee Project was founded in 2013 to improve the livelihood of coffee farmers in Burundi through investment in better farming practices and infrastructure. Along with the construction of two washing stations, Long Miles planted their own farm on Gitwe Hill, now in its second year of harvest. Working with local scouts to implement more holistic soil management and irrigation practices, they have not only improved the quality on their farm, but have engaged with neighboring farmers to help improve land management practices across the entire hill. We’re excited to be part of their story and offer this special coffee!

All photos by the Long Miles Coffee Project.

Place
Hill: Gitwe
Region: Kayanza Province
Altitude: 1,859 - 2,086 meters above sea level 
Variety: Bourbon 
Process: Washed

Sustainability
Direct Trade Relationship: 6-year relationship with Long Miles Coffee Project
Shade Grown: Yes