By Kevin Wilsea January 7, 2017
One of the most exciting parts of our jobs at Gimme! Coffee is getting to try new coffees, and sharing them with you! This month we have three new coffees; one seasonal blend, and then two African coffees, one from Ethiopia and one from Kenya! Retro Tasting notes of yore: Centennial Harley Leather / Pistol-Shot Montana Gallop / Divebar Chic...
By Eva Havle February 3, 2016
What is Relationship coffee? It is a transparent trading model where roasters and growers are committed to working together long term. Producers are paid a fair price and roasters receive amazing coffee. This partnership fosters communication which can lead to increased coffee quality and income for the producer. We've been proud to work...
By Eva Havle December 23, 2014
Almost two years ago to the date we released our limited edition Fracktivist Blend to support the fight against fracking in New York State. Since its release in December 2012 a portion of proceeds from each bag sold has been donated to agencies committed to protecting the environment in the Finger Lakes and across New York state, totaling over $...
By kevin.cuddeback December 18, 2014
This is Jorge Benitez (Right) and his father, Natividad.Jorge's farm produces Las Peñitas, a coffee we've been buying from the Santa Barbara region of Honduras for 3 years. Jorge's crop was coming in (aka ready for picking) when I visited in mid-march. His father helped with picking in order to get the fruit in on time.    They...
By sarah_leslie September 13, 2012
Above, Aida Batlle inspects a bed of coffee cherries undergoing processing. The mornings are getting cooler, the sun is setting a little earlier, and Labor Day festivities signal that Fall is just around the corner. Fall, for many reasons, always brings to mind the harvest. As a nation, we celebrate the harvest in November, but we are starting...