International Tortoise

Association

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International Tortoise Association

71 South Road , Sully,  Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 5SL

 

Phone: 02920 531282

 

Registered Charity Number 1116347

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Tortoise Sanctuary

 

Meet Tom, He's not your average tortoise. He is something of a mystery and a

maverick.

 

He is an Aldabran Giant Tortoise from the islands of the Aldabra Atoll in the Indian Ocean. We believe he is well over 100 years old . Despite the many stories,

no one is quite sure how he arrived in Tanzania or came to the village of Masama

on the lower slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, but we are certainly glad that he did.

 

Tom has been keeping a careful watch over this coffee since the cherries were

first picked; often snoozing under the bean drying tables as they soak up the

Tanzanian heat

Tortoise Tom Coffee

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After all, patrolling our Kibo estate all these years has taught Tom a thing or two about growing and harvesting fine Arabica coffee beans, which

need lots of TLC and time to develop.

 

Tom's approach to choosing fine tasting coffee can't be rushed either. So when he gave us his gentle nod of approval to the Tanzanian coffee in

our packs, we felt it only right to present it in his name. All we ask is that you take a leaf out of Tom's book of life and simply slow down, relax and enjoy this unique coffee one sip at a time

 

Follow Tom on Twitter: @TortoiseToms or visit

his special website

 

www.tortoisetom.co.uk 

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Tortoise Tom donate 10p for each pack sold to the

International Tortoise Association,

registered charity no. 1116347, which works to

protect tortoises of all kinds worldwide.

To purchase your Tortoise Tom coffee click here