Our Story


How we got our start

Ethiopia, often hailed as the birthplace of coffee, boasts a rich cultural heritage and a longstanding tradition of producing some of the finest coffee beans in the world. Nestled in the heart of Addis Ababa, Kellem Coffee Roasting and Packaging Company has been captivating coffee enthusiasts since its establishment in 2003. With its roots deeply embedded in the small town of Kellem, Welega, Oromia, Ethiopia, Kellem Coffee embraces its heritage and showcases the essence of Ethiopian coffee to the world.

Kellem Coffee’s expertise lies in its meticulous roasting process, which brings out the unique flavors and aromas of  Ethiopian coffee. The company employs skilled artisans who masterfully roast the beans to perfection, carefully monitoring the temperature and duration to achieve the desired taste profile. Whether it’s a light, medium, or dark roast, Kellem Coffee showcases the diversity of Ethiopian coffee, catering to a wide range of preferences.

the Team

Meet Everyone

Kellem Coffee, with a staff of twelve individuals, consists predominantly of family leaders, accounting for ten members. The company values its employees greatly and aims to foster a strong bond, collaborating in order to achieve mutual growth.

Our Mission

Roasted in house with sustainably sourced beans

At Kellem Coffee Roasting and Packaging, our mission is to honor the rich heritage of Ethiopian coffee by meticulously sourcing, roasting, and packaging the highest quality beans from the small town of Kellem in Welega, Oromia. With respect for tradition and a commitment to sustainability, we aim to share the unique flavors and aromas of Ethiopian coffee with the world, while empowering local farmers and communities through fair trade practices. We strive to create an exceptional coffee experience that not only delights the senses but also preserves the cultural and environmental integrity of our beloved country. Through our dedication to quality and craftsmanship, we aim to be at the forefront of the global coffee industry, promoting Ethiopia’s unparalleled coffee legacy and enchanting coffee enthusiasts worldwide.