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