Muungano Co-op | Dem. Republic of Congo

Located on the southwestern shore of Lake Kivu, near the borders of Rwanda and Burundi, The Muungano Co-op is comprised of nearly 4400 members, about half of which are women. Brought to us through Atlas Coffee Importers, this coffee was chosen by Lizzie Johnson for use in the United States Barista Championship this year at the annual Specialty Coffee Association Expo in Seattle. More information and photos about this coffee can be found at:

Notes: brown sugar, tamarind, dried apricot, cacao & citrus zest

Region: South Kivu 
Variety: mostly bourbon
Process: washed
Altitude: 1480- 2000 masl
Organic, FT