Mocha Java Blend
Inspired by the legendary Mocha-Java blends of old, Café Altura’s Mocha Java is a modern take on an ancient tradition. Crafted with earthy wet-hulled coffee from Indonesian and citrus-forward washed coffee from Ethiopia, Mocha Java is a medium roast bursting with flavor and complexity.
Country: Ethiopia, Indonesia
Producer: Adado Cooperative, Gayo Mandiri Cooperative
Altitude: 1200-2350 Meters
Process: Fully washed
Certification: Organic & Non-GMO
Adado Cooperative - This coffee is sourced from family-owned farms organized around the Adado Cooperative located within the coffee region of Yirgacheffe in the Gedeo Zone, Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Region, Ethiopia. The Adado Cooperative currently has 1,128 members. In 2002, the cooperative joined the Yirgacheffe Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union (YCFCU), an umbrella organization established in 2002 to support a sustainable coffee supply from cooperatives in the Gedeo ethnic region of Ethiopia. There are twenty-six other cooperatives affiliated with the YCFCU totaling more than 45,000 members.
Gayo Mandiri Cooperative - Family-owned farms organized around the KSU Gayo Mandiri cooperative located in the Bener Meriah regency within the Aceh district, on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. KSU Gayo Mandiri was founded in 2008 and currently has 1218 members. On average, producers cultivate coffee on 2.5 acres of land using their own micro-mills to depulp and dry coffee. The cooperative hosts regular trainings on best agricultural practices to assist small producers with their organic certification while improving the quality of their coffee. KSU Gayo Mandiri also invest premiums generated from certifications in roads to help producers overcome problems transporting their coffee. The cooperative also recently purchased an ambulance to improve access to emergency healthcare.