Journey with us to the vibrant lands of Burundi, the birthplace of our revered Motherland roast. This medium roast pays tribute to the resilient women of Turihamwe Turashobora, an empowering cooperative sourced by JNP Coffee. More than just a coffee, it's a celebration of their strength and expertise. Let's uncover the remarkable tale behind this coffee, its unique flavors, and the extraordinary journey that defines each cup as a tribute to empowerment and community.
Empowering Women: JNP Coffee and Turihamwe Turashobora:
Sourced by JNP Coffee, Motherland roast is an homage to the enterprising women of Turihamwe Turashobora. Keba Konte, our founder, perfectly encapsulates its essence: "Motherland is named so because it is sourced from a women-owned cooperative in East Africa, the cradle of civilization. This coffee is an homage to the mothers who grow it."
Variety: Bourbon, Jackson & Mibirizi Symphony:
Cultivated at elevations ranging from 1,200 to 1,950 meters above sea level, the Bourbon, Jackson, and Mibirizi varietals bring character to the rich soils of Burundi. Their diversity, including the drought-resistant Mibirizi, ensures consistent coffee production in the face of climate challenges.
Entrepreneurship in Action: Turihamwe Turashobora - Together We Can:
These visionary women at Turihamwe Turashobora embody unity and strength. Through JNP Coffee's support, they've formed Turihamwe Turashobora to elevate their shared vision. With an aim to expand their production, these women plan to grow from five micro-lots to a notable 1,200 bags annually.
Motherland Roast: A Tribute to Empowerment:
Our Motherland roast embodies the flavors of Burundi, boasting delightful hints of raspberry, nectarine, and hibiscus. Each sip reflects the dedication, empowerment, and the extraordinary journey of the women behind this exceptional coffee.
Motherland roast isn't just coffee; it's a celebration of strength, resilience, and empowerment. Through each cup, honor the incredible journey and dedication of the women who bring this coffee to life. Stay tuned for more stories from our "Meet the Farms" series, where we celebrate the inspiring partners behind Red Bay Coffee's exceptional offerings.