Meet Strawberry Kiss, a delicious Ethiopian Natural from Rumu Damo Washing Station. When we cupped the pre-shipment arrival sample, all the team agreed that it was one of the best Ethiopians they’ve ever had! Tasting notes of strawberry gelato, passion fruit and honey.
Region: Sidama Arbegona
Producer: Daye Bensa
Altitude: 2300 masl
Varietal: Ethiopian Landrace
Strawberry Gelato, Star Fruit, Apricot
More About This Coffee
Located amongst the highest elevation when compared to other coffee-growing areas, Rumudamo has a story of excellence, having placed 2nd and 3rd in the 2020 Cup of Excellence of Ethiopia. Established in 1996 as producers, Daye Bensa has lived through all the turmoils that coffee growing and exporting entails in the region. Nowadays, they are a reference of excellence and resilience in Ethiopia and work with various communities of out-growers from whom they receive cherries. They work with multiple washing stations in the Bensa, Sidama area, including some of which they own.
About DAK Coffee Roasters
DAK Coffee Roasters is based in Amsterdam, Netherlands and was founded by two Canadians from Montreal. They select coffees based on their unique tasting profiles and carefully roast them on an IMF machine that provides a high degree of control and consistency to highlight the best flavours of the coffee.