PRODUCT DETAILS:

 

size: 300g

roast profile: FILTER

 

tasting notes: HONEY - RED APPLE - RAISIN

 

origin: PAPUA NEW GUINEA

location: EASTERN HIGHLANDS

producer: SMALLHOLDER PRODUCERS

variety: BOURBON, CATURRA, TYPICA,

process: WASHED

elevation (MASL): 1400-1615

PAPUA NEW GUINEA AAK Coop

C$18.00Price
  • Brian Kuglame is the General Manager of the AAK Cooperative, a group of 64 communities from across the highlands region. That’s 64 different ‘house-lines’, single- family villages each with languages and traditions uniquely their own. What they have in common is a pidgin called Tok Pisin, and membership in the AAK Cooperative. AAK stands for Apo, Angra and Kange – the word for ‘Unity’ in the three major local languages. Coffee brings the world together in more ways than one. AAK is the only cooperative in PNG to unify so many disparate tribes, and they are proud of the role that coffee plays in promoting unity.

     

    Brian started AAK in 2000 and is still going strong.  One of the reasons many coops falter is due to poor leadership.
    Improvements in infrastructure. More wet mills are being built in locations that are closer to clusters. Reducing the amount of time from farm-to-mill increases the overall quality of the crop, as it spends less time on the farm before being processed

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