Coffee from Chikmagalur (Karnataka)

Chikmagalur in Karnataka is especially renowned as a tourist paradise with dense forests and wildlife sanctuaries with (among other species) colourful peacocks – apart from huge coffee plantations. It is home to the Central Coffee Research Institute and is also called the Coffee Country of India. The Arabica beans from this region produces coffee that has a medium body coupled with a light acidity and flavour, and medium to intense aroma.