Indonesia Bies Penantan
This coffee is specially prepared for Stumptown by our partners at Ketiara, a tight knit, energetic and powerful cooperative community. Bies Penantan is full bodied and sweet with notes of cedar and spice.
- Whole Bean
Producer: Ketiara Cooperative
Bies Penantan consists of coffee cultivated by smallholder farmers in Aceh, the northernmost province of the island of Sumatra. Coffee from Sumatra is processed using a method called wet-hulling, which lends distinct notes and a heavy body to the final profile.
Region: Aceh Tengah Province
Aceh is the northernmost province of the island of Sumatra. Ketiara Cooperative is located in Takengon, a small city in central Aceh that sits on glistening Lake Tawar. In Takengon, colors pop every which way you look. Small villages are all surrounded by coffee trees which blanket the steep hillsides at elevations of 1200 to 1600 meters.