Kenya Kiriaini

General Info:​


Trader: InterAmerican

Origin: Kenya

Region: Gatanga, on the slopes of the Aberdare Ranges, North East of the capital Nairobi

Farm / Cooperative: Kiriaini Teresia Small Estate

Number of producers/growers: 1 Owner

Altitude: 1500 – 1700 masl

Soil type: Rich volcanic Sandy Soil

Flowering period: March – April

Harvest period: October – December

Shipping Period: March – April

Average rainfall: 1200mm

Average annual temperatures °C: 15 – 26 degrees

Varietal: SL 28

Process: Fully Washed With Fresh River Thithi Water and then sundried


Kiriaini is a kikuyu name which means a marshy area where the estate is located. The area is very fertile for agricultural production and therefore was very viable for the Estate; The peaks of snow-capped famous Mt. Kenya are very visible giving the area good scenery.