Preanger, West Java is a magical place. Ancient Indonesians believed that the gods lived in the mountains and, according to local proverb, Preanger's lush, volcanic highlands were created when the gods were smiling.
Blessed with an ideal combination of humid weather and cool temperatures, this region has been a coffee-growing powerhouse since Dutch colonists introduced the crop in the 18th century. Today, Preanger produces some of the sweetest coffees you'll find from Indonesia. This cup is an excellent example of West Java's best: mellow and sweet, you'll note the silky, caramel body and balanced flavors of chocolate, floral honey, and a twist of citrus. From the home of the gods, to yours-- enjoy this divine Indonesian cup.
A husband and wife team started growing coffee to protect from soil erosion in 2011 and now have a collective of growers buying land for not only coffee production but building schools so children don’t have to travel so far. Notes of chocolate, orange, floral.
"This coffee was delicious and very flavorful, brewed to perfection with our french press. Always love coffees from Vashon! "