Tanzania Karatu Peaberry
Tanzania has been long known for its peaberry. Karatu coffee estate is located in Ngorongoro crater in Karatu area, North of Arusha city. Ferman settlers established the estate in the mid 1900’s after the second world war. Karatu Estate is covered with dark volcanic soil and experiences moderate bimodal rainfall of about 700 – 800 mm p.a. with temperatures ranging between 66 – 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The area experiences a long production cycle with harvesting from August to January. Karatu coffee estate applies both dry and wet processing methods.