Yemen’s unforgivingly dry and rugged land, parallel to the Red Sea, is now beleaguered by endless war, disease and famine. Still, 23 Small landholder Families partner with Pearl of Tehama Export Company, a woman-owned export company.
Coffees are dried on rooftops in the whole cherry. They are grown on the edges of steep mountains in perhaps the most historic coffee growing region of the world (across from Ethiopia) this coffee dates back to the 15th century. Coffees are a small berry version of Arabica bean—Mocha. Flavor includes blackberry and dark chocolate with an incredibly sweet flavor.