Ugandan, Bukonzo Dream

£4.50£32.00

Bukonzo dream is an amazing but different coffee, if you are looking for something complex with unusual flavours then this is your coffee. Makes punchy full flavoured espresso’s but also complex and bold fruity filter coffees.

With Flavour Notes of Strawberry, Caramel, Milk Chocolate & Tropical Fruit

Green coffee cupping score of 86+


Need help on which grind size? Click here

News Letter
Fancy 15% off a coffee order? Then sign up to our news letter for a discount code, along with being the first to know about new coffees, special offers, tips and tricks.

News Letter Sign-up Link

Description

The name is derived from The Bukonzo Tribe. A group of descendants living throughout the Rwenzori Mountains, covering both Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo. Individuals do not necessarily identify as citizens of either country, they will proudly announce their Bukonzo heritage.

It is hand harvested and sold as fresh ripe cherries direct to the community washing station at Kalingwe. The coffee processed through the community washing station at Kalingwe is sourced from around 300-500 farms – the farm sizes in the Rwenzori mountains are very small! The Kalingwe washing station has given these farms access to better processing facilities rather than having to process at farm and has meant that they can now sell their coffee’s to a world wide audience.

Country: Uganda

Region: Rwenzori Mountains, borderland with the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Altitude: 1800-2000 mas

Process: Natural

Varietal: Arabica SL14 & SL28

Tasting notes:

Flavour Notes of Strawberry, Caramel, Milk Chocolate & Tropical Fruit

Cup Score: 87.25

Sourced through Omwani & Agri Evolve

Pictures from Omwani coffee


How to store coffee at home
To keep your coffee as fresh as possible, you need to protect your coffee from air, sunlight, heat, and moisture. These all will contribute to making it stale and lose flavour.

We suggest keeping your coffee in an airtight container, in a cool, dry cupboard. Our bags all have a de-gassing valve, to let out CO2 that the beans produce once roasted, it’s not just there to sniff the coffee, and a reusable ziplock. So if you don’t have a fancy coffee jar just push the air out the bag, zip the lock and give the bag another squeeze to get any remaining air out.

Do not store your coffee in the fridge. Roasted coffee absorbs moisture from the air (hygroscopic) and will also take up surrounding aromas. The aromas and moisture levels in the fridge will react with the coffee and delicate flavours will deteriorate.


Need help on which grind size? Click here

News Letter
Fancy 15% off a coffee order? Then sign up to our news letter for a discount code, along with being the first to know about new coffees, special offers, tips and tricks.

News Letter Sign-up Link

Additional information

Weight N/A
Sourcing Partner

Omwani Coffee Company

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Ugandan, Bukonzo Dream”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may also like…

  • Select options This product has multiple variants. The options may be chosen on the product page New

    The Coffee Club

    £9.50 / week£34.00 / month Select options This product has multiple variants. The options may be chosen on the product page
go top