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Climpson & Sons - Single Origin: Knots Family, Ethiopia

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Bergamont - Elderflower - Caramel. The Knots Family Yirgacheffe has been a Climpson's favourite the last couple of seasons - so we bought some more again this year.
Ethiopian Yirgacheffe is one of the classic and most sought after coffees in the world. What is so interesting about it is that one coffee can be quite different from the next. This is because it is a mixed heirloom variety – meaning the coffee is a mix of naturally occurring, well adapted coffee strains grown in the Yirgacheffe region, and which result in a varied outcome in the cup.

The Knots Family Farm washing station is located about 50 kilometers from Yirgacheffe town, in the Gedebe region of Ethiopia. All producers are family members that live in the area, each with approximately two hectares of land and average 3000 trees.

The washing station is located in a valley, creating a unique microclimate to grow coffee. All of the picked cherries are processed at the Knot's Family station. Before pulping there is a selection procedure to ensure that only the red cherries will be processed.

Altitude: 1900 masl
Farm/Coop: 950 Farmers - Average 3000 trees per member
Great for: Aeropress, Filter
Origin: Africa/Ethiopia - Region: Gedebe, Yirgacheffe
Process Method: Washed
Tasting Notes: Bergamont - Elderflower - Caramel
Varietals: Mixed Heirloom

When do we roast and post your coffee?

All our coffee is roasted to order and dispatched by courier.

Delivery prices to United Kingdom

Collection locations (Free)

  • Climpson’s Arch (Roastery) - Arch 374 Helmsley Place, London, E8 3SB

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Tasting record

Method Dose Grind Time Volume Comments
e.g. Espresso 18g Vario 1E 25secs 30ml A bit finer next time would be better.