We have been excited to introduce Dimtu Tero since first tasting advance samples earlier this year. Our second coffee from the reputable Guji region of Ethiopia, we were delighted at this harvest's brightness, juicy fruit notes and floral aromatics. Our note of "lime" came as a descriptor for the acidity of the coffee—smooth and sweet.
Getachew Zeleke, the founder of Dimtu Tero Farm, has set an ambitious goal for himself. He wants to become the leader in quality, traceability, and sustainability in the Guji zone. And he is convinced that this will be achieved by Guji’s work-force, the coffee smallholders of Odo Shakiso.
Dimtu Tero is stretched over 151Ha land in the Odo Shakiso district, where the natural environment is favorable to produce some of the best coffees of Ethiopia. Getachew works with 136 registered smallholder farmers who collectively own 989 hectares of land. Coffee production and processing are done in an organic, socially responsible and environmentally friendly manner. This practice has been verified by BCS OKO as well as NOP, EU and JAS Organic.