Herkimer Coffee - Burundi Mikuba Washed

Burundi Mikuba Washed

Herkimer Coffee


Roast: Light, whole bean, 12 ounces

Type: Single Origin

Availability: Limited

Tastes: cherry, pomegranate, floral

Delivery: Ships freshly roasted on January 24

Bean Box Breakdown

According to Herkimer, you can only access this farm by motorbike, making it an isolated hilltop paradise. This coffee comes from Burundi’s own secret garden: no wonder we’re enchanted.

Herkimer Coffee Story

Sweet red seed fruits, cherry, and pomegranate. The acid profile also features some floral rose-hip adding to the juicy fruit. Ultra clean texture with a soft creamy body. The finish remains long and refreshing displaying all of the above traits. Direct relationship, Long Miles Coffee Project. Bourbon and Jackson cultivars, fully washed. Elevation of 1927 masl. Mikuba means “hill that cannot be divided.” It was planted in 1933. The hill houses 232 farmers.

Customer Reviews write a review

4 stars, based on 5 ratings
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"A wonderfully juicy brew! For a washed bean, this light roasted Burundi packs a lot of berry flavor. It's juicy mouth-feel is a pleasure at every sip. Lightly chocolate, lightly floral and gentle acidity. Love the story behind the bean as well. Herkimer does it again!" (5 out of 5)

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"Great light taste with cheery coming thru at the end. Great cup of coffee and you will enjoy it! " (5 out of 5)

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"This cup tasted floral/herbaceous but not overly fruity. It's interested, clean, and light. Brewed cold with a V60 Fretta." (3 out of 5)

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"Very light flavors with cherry shining through. Cup is muted though. V60 brewed." (3 out of 5)

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"Loved this one! Was hoping to order some and they are all sold out. " (5 out of 5)

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