Takengon, Aceh

Acid: medium
Body: medium plus
Flavor Profile: Green apple, strawberry candy, and vanilla are supported by fresh oak and cucumber with just a hint of sweet roasted pepper. Ketiara Cooperative is comprised of 1,040 fair trade and organic certified smallholder farmers spread over 19 different villages.  The farms are surrounded by the Gunung Leuser national park and wildlife reserve. The word Ketiara means “make it happen,” and this group is certainly doing that, consistently producing high quality coffees and establishing itself as one of the most respected Fair Trade cooperatives in the region. Giling Basah processed Bourbon, Typica, Caturra, and Catimor cultivars. 1200-1500 masl.