In the mountains of this East African state lies in the west of the district capital Bushenyi behind the Valley Hotel probably the only vineyard right on equator
, It was created by former teacher William Mukaira. The vineyard covers about one hectare on sandy and clay soil and is located at 1,500 meters above sea level. It is planted with the grape varieties Regalé and Staveau, which are probably French hybrids
is. The light red wine is described as astringent with light acidity and adequate fruitiness. With average daily temperatures between 25 to 27 ° Celsius and two dry and rainy seasons, there are two harvests each year in March and September.