Timor Leste (East Timor) is a consistent source of balanced, clean coffees and the first offering from the region for Top Cup. Lekisala is the name of the small community where this coffee is from. The farms represented in these lots are typically very small, with a high level of scrutiny and quality control implemented during post-harvest processing. This is another beautiful Farm Gate coffee and an excellent choice for espresso.
Cupping Notes: Caramel, milk chocolate with crisped rice, and a malic, green apple vibrance with hints of citrus peel
Brew Recommendations: Drip, French Press, pour over, espresso.
Farm Gate Coffee: Farmers paid at least 50% above Fair Trade
Varietal: Timor Hybrid, Typica
Region: Suca Eraulo, Ermera District
Altitude: 1400 – 1800 meters
Process: Wet processed (washed) and patio sun-dried
Equity Pricing (EP) Levels
Sustaining Level: $16 per 12 oz bag (check out subscriptions for deep discounts) | More info below
Uplifting Level: $20 per 12 oz bag (check out subscriptions for deep discounts) | More info below
Benefacting Level: $24 per 12 oz bag (check out subscriptions for deep discounts) | More info below