Mzuzu Fairtrade Coffee
A rich and lively medium roast coffee, grown near the shores of Lake Malawi
Size: 227g bag
Ingredients: 100% Coffee
Strength: No. 3 Medium
Suitable for vegetarians and vegans
Where to buy
Fairtrade Mzuzu Coffee available from Traidcraft online and Fair Trade shops such as the One World Shop and Rainbow Turtle.
Malawian AAA Coffee
This AAA (largest coffee bean size) is grown on the Eastern side of Nyika National Park close to where Dr. Livingstone once camped. The area is dominated by the high Nyika plateau, which rises to 2500m above sea level.
Contains: 250g ground coffee
Cupping Notes: Maple, Kumquats, Dates
Whole or Ground coffee available
Where to buy
Available to buy from Luckie Beans online and at Glasgow Queen Street station.
Malawian Mzuzu Misuku Coffee
£11.50 from Ovenbird
This exceptional coffee is comprised of the Taste of Harvest competition lots from Mzuzu Coffee Cooperative Union.
The blend features the Taste of Harvest winning lots from Vunguvungu and Itulo washing stations. It also includes coffee from the Misuku region in the Northern highlands of Malawi, which produces the highest grown coffee in the country.
The local language name for this lot is Tukubyala indunye mwa kofi ukupela akafuni, meaning “Our coffee is grown in the shade of banana trees”. This name originates from the Ndali spoken in the Misuku region of Malawi.
Above, Mzuzu coffee staff assisting Vunguvungu Farmers at Vunguvungu Washing Station. Gentle acidity, medium body, silky mouth-feel. The finish is a coffee with mellow acidity, good sweetness, berries and malty.
Growing Altitude: 1300 – 2500 meters above sea level
Arabica Variety: Geisha
Harvest Period: May to October
Milling Process: Fully Washed
Aroma: Malt, Cedar
Flavour: Cranberry, Green apple
Body: Medium body