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Farm Update from our Green Coffee Buyer

Here is the latest report from Bob, on his recent visit to Guatemala! I recently traveled to Antigua Guatemala to visit with our producer partners, the Gonzales family of Finca el Valle. We hammered out our contract for the upcoming year and discussed current challenges they face. The harvest is slowly starting, the first delivery Read more

Coffee Story: Ethiopia Yirgacheffe Aricha

In preparation for our newest coffee launch I sat down with Bob Benck, the man who travels the world in search of top quality coffee. He is our Green Bean Buyer, and coffee is his business, there is no better person to ask about our new Ethiopia Yirgacheffe Aricha, and so ask I shall. First Read more

A Visit with Swiss Water

Join us on October 16th for an informative session on demystifying decaffeinated coffee. This public cupping session will be led by Mike Strumpf and Jinnie Cho visiting us from Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company in Burnaby, British Columbia.  What is caffeine? What is the history of decaf? What are some common myths about decaf? What is Read more

Costa Rican Coffee

For our September Public Cupping, we will be led by Batdorf & Bronson’s Roaster and Retail Trainer Emily Jackson. Join us as we taste, evaluate and discuss coffees from Costa Rica. Learn how processing, varietal and terroir impact the final product. Come experience the differences between several coffees from a single origin. Featuring our very Read more

Batdorf Celebrates 25 Years 25 Seconds at a Time

MEET CREATIVE DIRECTOR CAROLYN SKYE We are celebrating our 25th anniversary by celebrating our employees, 25 seconds at a time. This week, meet Carolyn Skye. Carolyn has been with Batdorf & Bronson 24 years. Though she is currently our Creative Director, she has held several jobs with the company, including coffee roaster. As a roaster, she created Read more

BATDORF & BRONSON COFFEE ROASTERS CELEBRATES 25 YEARS

August 2011 marks the beginning of a 25th anniversary celebration at Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters. For the next three months Batdorf will commemorate a commitment to extraordinary coffee, service and sustainability by visiting with employees. Visit this blog to find new interviews with or introductions to Batdorf employees through the end of the year. Read more