AFCA 2013 Taste of Harvest Winners

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AFCA (formerly EAFCA) today announced winners from the 2013 Taste of Harvest competition, held at the 10th annual African Fine Coffee Conference & Exhibition earlier this month in Kampala, Uganda.

“AFCA is pleased to announce the completion of the 2012-2013 Africa Taste of Harvest (AToH) competition. The event was held on 13th February, and was presided over by Head Judges Trish Rothgeb (USA) and Gavin Gam (Australia) and a team of over 10 experienced international cuppers from all over the world.

We received and cupped over 30 Arabica samples from the best coffees from 6 countries that held national Taste of Harvest competitions in 2012/13. The samples were from Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Ethiopia, Kenya and DRC. Below are the detailed scores for the best 5 samples. The Regions Arabica Coffees continue to impress and all of the 5 samples scored above 86 points.”

The top 5 arabica coffees were:

  1. RUMUKIA FCS (Kenya), MAGANJO FACTORY Washed AA
  2. KOFINAF COMPANY LIMITED (Kenya), MTARO ESTATE Washed AA
  3. AMKENI GOURMET COFFEE GROUP (Tanzania), Washed AA
  4. VIRUNGA COFFEE COMPANY (D.R. Congo), North Kivu Washed Gr4
  5. RUKENG’ETO FCS (Kenya), KARIMUKUI FACTORY, Washed AB

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