Five Star Coffee Roasters

Women in Coffee: Rwanda


Tasting Notes: Orange, Chocolate, Floral
Roast: Medium
Producer: Buhanga Coffee Cooperative
Region: Kimana, Gisagara, Rwanda
Elevation: 1600-1800M

Buhanga Coffee Cooperative was founded in 2009 as part of the Coffee Initiative Program run by Technoserve across East Africa, and it currently accounts 387 members of which 127 are women. As a cooperative, they own a coffee plantation of about 2.12 hectares with more than 5,300 coffee trees from the three sectors the cooperative is operating in. They strive to discover potential markets for our coffee and improve the standards of living of our members, community, and the country at large.