General information Variety: Batian, Catuai Processing: Washed Crop year: 2020 Certifications: Rainforest Alliance Sensorial information • Chocolate • Citrus • Malic Acid • Orange Cupping score: n/a Origin: Malawi Ngapani & Chipale Estate Founded in 1988 the Sable Farming Company Ltd. is the largest producer and exporter of quality arabica coffees from Malawi. Belonging to the head company are the farms Ngapani and Chipale estates which consists of over 570 hectares coffee production land amidst 820 hectares of Macadamia plantations. The soil at Mapanga is sandy, clay loams with underlying clay in some areas. The annual rainfall in the region consists of about 950 - 1150 mm per year and temperatures range between 7°c - 34°c. Additionally a dam provides shelter for a water reservoir to supply water to the factory. For the workers accommodation, a hospital and a school are provided. The company is Rain Forest Alliance and Kosher certified and produces 750 - 800 MT of coffee at their own factory.