Mini Coffee Origin Trip with RedBerry

Mini Coffee Origin Trip with RedBerry

Regular price R 300.00 Sale

Eshowe Coffee Origin Trip hosted by RedBerry

Date: 26th July 2024
Destination: Eshowe, Zululand

Join Us for an Exclusive Coffee Origin Trip!

Discover the burgeoning coffee industry in South Africa with an immersive tour of a nursery and three coffee farms in Eshowe, Zululand. This is a unique opportunity to explore the journey of coffee from the plant to your cup, showcasing what is possible in our thriving coffee landscape.


Itinerary:

Departure from Durban: 7:00 AM: Meet at Hilton Garden Inn Umhlanga Arch

Arrival at Eshowe: 8:30 AM

Nursery Visit 

8:30 Visit to Zululand Nurseries (Gareth Chittenden) – see how coffee seedlings are produced.

Farm Visits

9:30 Visit to Gratton Estate (Dewaal/Saint) – see young coffee plants under shade with new plantings.

10:30 Visit to Steenberg Estate (Steenberg/Pearson/Balmer) – see coffee interplanted with macadamias.

11:15 Visit to Pearson Street (Balmer/Pearson) – see the first plantings in Eshowe and the small Wet Mill.

12:00 Country Club for Brunch/lunch/light snacks and a coffee tasting

What to Bring: Comfortable walking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, and a reusable water bottle.

We look forward to welcoming you on this enlightening journey through South Africa's coffee heartland!

Feel free to contact us for any further information or special requirements. Let's celebrate the potential of South African coffee together!