Indonesia – Wahana Estate Rasuna (Espresso Roast)
$26.00 – $44.00
Indonesia showing us how it’s done!
|Origin||Lae Mungkur village, Sidikalang sub-district, Dairi district, North Sumatra – Indonesia|
|Flavour||Boozy sweet ripe melon and mandarin up front, with a silky body. Rich chocolate, cream and berry finish.|
|Body||Medium – High|
|Roast||Light – Medium|
|Brewing||Roasted for Espresso but is proving to be quite versatile. Don’t be afraid to pop this in your French Press or Aeropress!|
Tasting Notes – Boozy sweet ripe melon and mandarin up front, with a well-balanced silky body. Rich chocolate, cream and berry finish.
Roasters thoughts: “We always want to have a rotation of spectacular coffees for those real coffee enthusiasts out there, when tasting a full table of coffees this is the cream that rose to the top!”
Wahana Estate was established in the year 2005 and located in Lae Mungkur village, Sidikalang sub-district, Dairi district, North Sumatra – Indonesia. Historically, Sidikalang is one of the most popular coffee producing regions in Indonesia. Wahana Estate is located exactly in GPS coordinates of N02o41’06.9″ and 098o20’56.2″. Wahana Estate plantation spans across area of 468 Ha. Geographically Wahana Estate has 250 Ha for coffee plantations, 30 Ha for coffee nursery, 10 Ha for coffee processing facilities (mills), 100 Ha for Natural Reserve and the remaining area for growing vegetables, composting factory, worker facilities, other facilities and guest houses. The estate has a CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) program, and a well-established medical clinic to supply health care to the workers for free. In addition, they also maintain excellent relations with local small farmers by offering help through their Farmers Support Center, which helps farmers by providing information and education about best-practice farm management, the distribution of shade trees, how to implement organic fertilizer, and offering coffee seeds to farmers for free. Wahana Estate currently also buys a select portion of ripe coffee cherries from these small producers in the surrounding area in order to supplement their output.
Ladies and gentlemen, this one is a gem!
Ground – Espresso, Ground – Filter/Pour Over, Ground – French Press, Ground – Stovetop, Whole Beans