Gesha 1931 - Ethiopia Fully Washed Surma


  • Country : Ethiopia
  • Score: 90+
  • Bag Size : 250 grams

Gesha 1931 Fully Washed (Roasted)

The Gesha Village is currently well known as a result of the production some of the best cup profiles in the world. The 471 hectare coffee farm it’s a place of stunning natural beauty too. In addition, from a high extending plateau one can take in the expanse of the ancient, sprawling forest. As a result people grow the Gesha 1931 variety too.

In this Gesha Village Coffee Estate cultivate their coffee lots, both natural and washed from different farms. These farms they like to call them, blocks The available varieties are Gesha 1931, Gori Gesha, Illubabor Forest and other mixed varieties.
This is the original Geisha 1931 variety grown in Surma Block

This is a selection made from the diverse forest population that closely resembles the Panamanian Geisha. Was made also by looking at the plant morphology, bean shape and size, as well as its cup profile.

Above all, it displays the beautifully balanced and ripe fruit with much more elegance than other lots. After that, you will expect stunning floral aromatics, with notes of mandarin, and citrus fruits. A very clean and sweet cup too.


Farm Area







Gesha 1931

Flavor profile

Soft and perfumed. Jasmine, Damascus rose and strawberry. Ripe watermelon, red apple and delicate spices above all.

Block description

Featuring breathtaking views of the valley below. They named this farm block so after the pastoralist ethnic group, the Surma, who inhabit the lowlands toward the southwest.


In conclusion, a very memorable coffee ! It is at its best when is is brewed as a pour over for instance via the V60 or as wild SO espresso as well !

  • Country : Ethiopia
  • Farm : Gesha Village
  • Region : Southwest Ethiopia
  • Varietal(s) : Gesha 1931
  • Growing elevation : 1900 – 2100 m.a.s.l.
  • Processing : Fully Washed
  • Profile, Aroma and Flavor notes : Sweet, Tropical Fruit, Winey, Honeysuckle, Juicy with Citrus Acidity
  • Score : 90+
  • Bag Size : 250 grams


In addition, this coffee has a green version too