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Limmu Coffee

Regarded as secondary to Sidamo and Yirgacheffe, Limu washed coffee still has a distinctive winey flavour. The Limu bean is flatter than the other washed coffees. Although predominantly a smallholder produced coffee, there are some government-owned plantations in Limu. Distance from Addis by car up to 8 hours (400 kms).

Limmu Coffee Characteristics
ALTITUDE 1400-2100 m (4590-6880 f
CUP A well balanced cup. Medium acidity and body with a distinct winey flavour.
HARVEST November to January
SHIPMENT February to September
EXPORTS P.A. 6’000 MT washed (Grade 2)