Tanzania

Robusta AB


BEST FOR MOKA-ESPRESSO robusta

Roasting

Moka/Espresso

Aromatic notes

  • BITTER COCOA
  • CARAMEL
  • WOOD

In Tanzania, Robusta coffee is grown almost exclusively in the Bukoba region, on the shores of Lake Victoria. A very high quality of the Robusta variety.

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Origin: Bukoba

Growth altitude: 1100-1200 mt a.s.l.

Variety: Robusta

Processing method: Natural

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The particular humidity of the area, combined with the cultivation in the shade, a classic of small African plantations, gives this coffee a great body combined with a sweetness which is not common in Robusta coffees.

For this evaluation the coffee was tasted and extracted in espresso at 91°C (for robusta, lower temperatures are more preferable) with an extraction of 25 ml in 26 seconds. The degassing of the coffee took place in 48 hours. The crema has a dark hazelnut color, without nuances. The aromas we can detect are of wood and dark caramel, in some cases of bitter cocoa.

In the cup, the coffee is extremely full-bodied without acidity. A perfect coffee for espresso or moka.

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