Taste Notes - Juicy, Rhubarb, Nutmeg
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|Region||Nyeri, Mount Kenya
|Farm||Nyeri Hill Estate|
|Variety||SL28, SL34 & Riuru 11
Nyeri Hill Estate is one of the first coffee farms established in eastern Africa, and planted its first seedling in 1914. The expansive state stretches along the slopes of the regions central highlands and includes 1415 total hectares, 344 of which are devoted to coffee. The rest is made up of various plants, some being Gravillea, Macadamia, and Eucalyptus trees which happen to provide the shade for this coffee. Nyeri Hill is a unique coffee estate . Here management focuses on cultivating coffees that shine while also prioritizing the communities long term sustainability, both from environmental and social perspectives. Part of the profits made go towards academic development, professional growth, and community healthcare, with money going to local schools, and hospitals. Along with social commitments, the leaders of Nyeri Hill focus on reforestation in 250 hectares of the estate, preservation of natural vegetation to encourage biodiversity, and soil retention through solutions like Bermuda Grass cultivation. By approaching their role holistically, Nyeri Hill strikes a key balance between the highest quality coffee and a high quality life for their employees and partners.