Mekuria, 56, is a father of 7 children and owns 2.540Ha of land in Werka Chelbesa Kebele , Gedeb Woreda , Gedeo Zone, SNNP region. He has been in the coffee business for the last four years. He grows 74158 variety and processes dry-natural coffee. Mekuria first heard about COE from the woreda agriculture office and entered his coffee every year. He didn’t make it to the top 40 in the last two competitions.  “I didn’t want to give up regardless of the previous results,” he says.

Farm Information
  • Farm Name
  • Farmer
    Mekuria Wako Bare
  • Score
  • Rank
Lot Information
  • Year
  • Processing System
  • Variety
  • Overall
    Cocoa finish, Milk Chocolate, Molasses, Vanilla
  • Aroma / Flavor
    Strawberry , Vanilla , Bergamot, Berry, Black Tea, Blueberry, Cherry, Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Floral, Fruity, Green Grape, Herb-like, Honey, Lemon, Lychee, Mandarin Orange, Nut, Orange, Orange juicy, Passion Fruit, Peach, Raspberry, Red Grape, Roasted Hazelnut, Stone Fruit
  • Acidity
    Citric Acid, Lemon & Lime, Malic Acid, Tartaric