Burundi Nyagishiru ***89 cup score!
Nyagishiru CWS is located near the Ruvubu river, Buhinyuza commune (Muyinga Province) in the North East of Burundi. This washing station has 200 raised beds and uses a Mackinnon pulper, and works with 789 local small holder farmers. It has four fermentation tanks and two soaking/pre-floating tanks. The CWS is located on the hill on Nyagishiru and collects cherry from 12 neighbouring hills. Matraco farms 7000 of its own trees on the Nyagishiru hill. Matraco have contributed with seedlings for their Farmers in order to replace old, aged coffee trees and provided funds for a school and health centre construction in the Muyinga Province.
Super chocolatey, amazingly smooth with exceptional body. Blackberry, black current, molasses, and a long balanced finish.