The coffee story
Location: Gatsibo district, Eastern Province
Altitude washing station: 1624 masl
Altitude farms: 1550- 1835 masl
Varieties: Red Bourbon
Processing methods: Washed
Average precipitation: 847 mm
Average temperature: 20,9 °C
Humure is the name of the highest hill in the area. This station is entirely managed by women. After washing the coffee, the water is captured and pumped back up on the hill to use it again. Along with the practice of partial washing, we try to use as little water as possible. This station will push out a lot of amazing coffees this year as we invested in new washing channels and a big storage unit.
May, 2020 - May, 2020
Coffee Quality Evaluation
Cupped: July, 2020
|Key flavor notes||
Grower (Pending)Pear, Red berries, Stewed fruit, Plum, High sweetness, Malic, Smooth, Toffee
Hello, my friend. My name is Emma and I manage Baho Coffee, an exporter company with 7 washing stations in Rwanda. I am Rwandese from the Kayonza district and have 15 years of experience in coffee, having worked for foreign companies before founding Baho in 2016. Baho means “stay strong”. It is something we say to comfort people who are struggling. It has a lot to do with my personal journey. I barely survived the year of 1994 and grew up to become a man without my parents whilst supporting my siblings. My philosophy at Baho is that the farmers are the bosses, the foundation of my work. My business relies on their happiness. I want to help change their lives as I changed mine. That is why my aim is to support farmers with education and getting better prices. My 3 pillars are culture, people and coffee. Our culture shapes us. People are the ones who make it happen. Coffee is the bridge. A good cup of coffee can help us understand each other. Come and drink a cup of coffee with me!
Relationships with Roasters in
Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, United Kingdom, Netherlands, and Romania
Average orders per roaster
Once the ordering period ends we will consolidate all coffees in a shared container. During transport, your coffee is fully insured. We will keep you informed about the shipment status.
Upon arrival of the coffee at the warehouse, you can choose between 2 delivery modes:
- Doorstep delivery: We will take care of transport to your roastery. We will provide your coffee fully insured until it is ready for unloading from the truck at your roastery.
- EXW (ex. warehouse) means that we will provide the coffee ready for pick-up at the terminal of the warehouse. You are responsible for organising transport and insurance from the warehouse to your roastery.
Currently, we can deliver coffee anywhere in Europe, except Hungary. For all European buyers, the coffee will be provided custom cleared in any case. Roasters in Switzerland choosing EXW will be responsible for customs clearance.
When calculating price, you can select your preferred currency: USD, CHF, EUR, or GBP.
2 payment methods are accepted on Algrano:
1. Buy now, pay later
Pay your coffee after its delivered in Europe. This option generates an additional fee, displayed in the shopping cart.
3. Pay 10 days after placing the order
We will send you a 10 day invoice straight after you placed your order.