French Mission Bourbon


French Mission Bourbon

French Missionaries brought the original coffee to East Africa, from Reunion island to Tanzania, then Kenya. There are still areas with original Bourbon rather than the SL varieties. This Bourbon appears to have Mokka inputs as well, since coffee was brought directly from Aden, Yemen to northern Tanzania (Tanganyika) by Roasted Coffee Pictorial Guide. ">French fathers, and the two naturally mutated into what was called French Mission coffee.

See also: Bourbon, Cultivar Flavor, Origin Flavor, Scott Laboratories, SL-28, SL-34, Varietal