The Masha Washing Station in the Kayanza Province of Burundi is perhaps the best known washing station in all of Burundi. Their mission is to support local coffee growers in all facets of coffee production, from seedling selection and planting to environmentally sound weed and pest control as well as proper harvesting, pulping, fermentation, drying, and storage techniques. They also provide training to farmers in sustainable agriculture and successful business management.
Masha has a reputation for consistently producing high quality, award winning coffees with complex fruit profiles and has won several Cup of Excellence awards over the years.
This years Masha offering is a fully washed, Grade 1, Direct Trade, Red Bourbon varietal with a sweet complex flavor profile featuring notes of Peach and Red Wine, medium body and a clean, smooth finish.