Geisha coffee (also called Gesha coffee) is a third-wave coffee and specialty coffee, extremely appreciated for its mango and mandarin flavor notes. The Geisha coffee varietal was first discovered in Ethiopia in the 1930s and it only found its way to Panama three decades later.
Why Is Geisha Coffee So Expensive? Demand for Panama Geisha coffee has become so high that coffee shops can't just go to a supplier and get a bag of beans for themselves. Coffee shops may have to place a bid to get their hands on the coffee, which has led to intense competition and a very high price tag