Papua New Guinea washed Plantation Sigri AA
Coffee in Papua New Guinea has been commercially planted since 1950’s only. The Sigri Plantation
was one of the first farms that started with the professional cultivation of coffee. Today it comprises
122ha and is internationally recognized for producing one of the finest coffees in the world.
All plantings are Arabica, concentrating on the Typica varieties which originate from seed of Jamaica
Blue Mountain Typica. The combination of fertile volcanic soil, heights of approx. 1.550 meters, the
cool climate and ample rainfalls create the ideal environment for growing high quality Arabica coffee.
Moreover, strict rules on fauna protection have been implemented on Sigri Estate in order to create a
sanctuary for endangered species under threat. The farm management supports different kinds of
social concerns: community activities, aiding schools, churches and medical facilities. They undertake
road and bridge maintenance for the use of the community and have founded several elementary
schools of which one was sponsored by our supplier. Furthermore, a Community Relations Officer is
involved in projects that enhance women´s status in the community in order to promote gender
Special feature: Medical treatment, Elementary schools, Aid Post, HIV counselling
Cup Profile: Bright and lively acidity, full body, intense herbal and blueberry notes, sweet vanilla aroma, smooth balanced finish.