BERRY TO BEAN

Did you know that Coffee Beans are not actually a bean but a seed from inside a cherry red fruit?

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cherry

Coffee beans are actually seeds, hidden inside the coffee plant fruit, commonly known as a ‘cherry’.

The coffee cherries start off green and ripen through yellow and orange tones, until they reach a rich, ripe cherry red color. This is the stage at which they are handpicked from the plant.

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outer skin

pulp

seed 1

seed 2

what is a peaberry?

strange fruit

Peaberry beans are the result of a natural mutation found in under 10% of each harvest, which results in one bean developing within the coffee berry instead of the "Classic" two. The Peaberry bean, having not had to share nutrients with a twin, has a unique flavor profile which many consider to be superior.

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