Next batch being roasted on Tuesday 15th June 2021
Cup of Excellence Ethiopia 2020
We were thrilled to win the bid for the second placed coffee in the inaugural, and record breaking Ethiopia Cup of Excellence (COE).
A competition that is held annually in leading coffee producing nations to reward quality and as the name suggests, Excellence.
Reverence Coffee was amongst several international roasters including Intelligentsia in the US and Coffee Collective in Denmark to share the winning bid for this lot.
The winning bid was $108 US per pound which equates to over $340 AUD per kilo to the farmer, before the coffee leaves Ethiopia.
|Country of origin||Ethiopia
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Rumudamo Coffee Industry Trade PLC
About our producers
Cup of Excellence Jury Notes
Strawberry jam, lavender, peach, brown sugar, sugar cane, floral notes, maple syrup, orange, peach jasmine, spices white peach, jasmine silky, long, caramel, roasted nuts
Complex citric, juicy, syrupy, tartaric
Floral, honeysuckle, structured, long-lasting, consistent, unique acidity, real clean, coriander, stone fruit
|Auction Lot Size (kg)||435
Rumudamo Trading PLC from Sidama, SNNPR submitted multiple lots to the Cup of Excellence competition and won two presidential awards for the second and third place coffees with scores of 90.89 and 90.25, respectively. Their third coffee received 89.07 points for eight place.
The PLC was established in 2015 by seven shareholders and works with 35 outgrowers on 88 hectares. The company processes dry natural coffee on a raised bed, pulped using its own four disk haggard machine