Dr. Hussien, 60, is a father of six and owns 2Ha of land in Bitana Kebele, Nansebo Woreda, West Arsi Zone of Oromia Region. He grows 74112 coffee variety processed Washed.

Dr. Hussien is a pioneer in the coffee industry. He is a key player in the sector, serving as the president of the Ethiopian Coffee Growers, Producers, and Exporters associations. He is also a steering committee member of the Cup of Excellence Ethiopia from the initial stage. “I am very passionate about coffee and call myself a real coffee farmer. I am aware of the importance and value of COE to farmers and the industry in general. The competition is a huge opportunity to promote Ethiopia’s coffee on a global stage and to new market destinations,” he said.

Dr. Hussien is excited that his coffee made it to the final 40. “I consider this a payback for my hard work in the sector for my entire life,” he said.

Farm Information
  • Farm Name
    Chafa Hadessa
  • Farmer
    Dr.Hussein Ambo Dubie
  • Score
  • Rank
Lot Information
  • Year
  • Processing System
  • Variety
  • Overall
    Jasmine Honeysuckle, Juicy, Smooth
  • Aroma / Flavor
    Brown Sugar , Raspberry , Apricot, Black Tea, Cardamon Caraway, Citrus Fruit, Cocoa, Dried Dates, Floral, Grape, Hazelnut, Kiwi, Lemon, Lemon & Lime, Lime peel, Malt, Mandarin Orange, Orange Blossom, Peach, Plum, Stone Fruit, Sugarcane, Sweet
  • Acidity
    Citrus Fruit , Balanced, Lemon, Lemon & Lime, Malic Acid, Rounded