Description

Ato Bekele Ado Tero is 93 years old, the oldest participant in this year’s COE. He started coffee farming as a young man in Gedeo zone, Gedeb woreda, Worka Cherdesa kebele, SNNPR. He produces 8,000 kilograms of coffee Kurum variety each year on his 3.31 hectares of land, which he sells to local traders and exporters.

Bekele’s coffee ranked 17th with 87.86 points. “I am so happy and encouraged,” he says, “my coffee will be recognized internationally, and I am hopeful that I will get a good price through the auction, which will help me to do more,” he said.

Farm Information
  • Farm Name
    Bekele Ado Tero
  • Farmer
    Bekele Ado Tero
  • Farm Size
    3.31
Score
  • Score
    87.86
  • Rank
    17
Lot Information
  • Year
    2020
  • Processing System
    Natural
  • Variety
    74110
  • Overall
    Jammy, juicy, brown sugar
  • Aroma / Flavor
    Cream, pineapple, amber honey, citric, orange, juicy, lemon, red fruit, sugar cane citrus fruit, strawberry well balanced attributes
  • Acidity
    Citric, orange, juicy
Location

Gedeb, Southern Nations, Ethiopia

Auction

Cup of Excellence