Estates Profiles


Kallenvarapura Estate

The estate is situated in the picturesque Bababudangiri Hills in Chickmagalur region, the birthplace of coffee in India. The plantation is over 100 years old dating back to early 1900’s.The estate cover 200 acres, a goldmine for cultivating the finest Arabica coffee. The Specialty Coffee from these regions is exquisite as they are shade grown in high altitude between 1160 to 1554 metres above sea level and recoding temperatures low as 12 and high 32 Deg C.

Awards:

  • “Best washed Arabica coffee 2004-2005” Indian Quality coffee awards presented by M/s IIIycaffe. Italy.
  • Classified 1st for being the “Best National Supplier of Indian Coffee 2003-2004” to   Italian Espresso Coffee Company, M/s. IIIycaffe, Italy.
  • “Certificate of Merit for the year 2003” by the International Jury at the Flavor of India the Fine Cup Award Cupping Competition – 2003, held at Boston, USA, organized by Coffee Board of India.

 

 Harley Estate

This estate is situated in the Manjarabad Region of Western Ghats. The year of plantation was in the early 1860’s, covering a total area of 300 acres. The Specialty Coffee from these regions is exquisite with Robusta being the main plant strain. The Plantation is located in an Altitude between 945 to 1030 metres above seal level and is fully shade grown.

 Awards:

  • The fine cup award  "Best Robusta" for Manjarabad region and National for the year - 2003,05,06,07,09,10,11,12,2013 , Flavour of India, Coffee Board of India
  • Best Robusta Kaapi Royale Certificate of Merit 2005, 20013, Flavour Of India-The Fine Cup Award Cupping Competition.
  • Best Robusta for Manjarabad Region for the year 2003 by the International Jury at the Flavor of India the Fine Cup Award – 2003, Competition held at Boston, USA, organised by Coffee Board of India.