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Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share This week we’re roasting our Sumatran Fair Trade Organic beans! Located in the Gayo Highlands of Sumatra, Indonesia, surrounding the town of Takegon, the KOPEPI Ketiara Cooperative was stablished in 2009 by 38 people. With hopes of improving the standards of living for its members and community, the cooperative[…]
Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, We hope you had a lovely holiday with your family, friends, and loved ones. We heard of a few of you sharing coffee with your families and we are very happy to hear it! We enjoy doing the same and telling them about this great group of CSCR members that we’ve formed[…]
We’re doing the same union of Sumatra and Rwanda this week, but we changed the name to our Rock the Boat Blend. We’re distributing this week at a number of new locations, Poughkeepsie Grind, Boardman Road Branch Library, Poughkeepsie Day School, and the Bridge Cafe.
This Week’s Share We just roasted a new Rock the Vote blend for this week’s share. Thanks for the suggestions that you provided. We received suggestions for something robust, that makes you want to go vote; for a “bold immigrant blend”; for some darker roasts and for something that might be similar to the classic[…]
This Week’s Share Happy Halloween!! This week we’ve created a Spooky Blend! This blend will include our Fair Trade Organic Oaxacan beans to recognize Dia de los Muertos along with some other complementary beans. We hope everyone has a fun, safe, and spooky Halloween! Pictured here our new LEAP youth, Asanti, helping out bagging the[…]
This Week’s Share Fair Trade Organic Sumatra. A favorite of many. Enough said.
This Week’s Share We’re finishing up the bag of Fair Trade Organic Peruvian coffee from the El Palto cooperative from the Cajamarca region. While the coffee came from this cooperative, it was packaged for individual farmers, so over the past year we have had beans from three different farmers. We’ve got a new Peruvian coffee[…]
Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share This week we are roasting our Fair Trade Organic Oaxacan and Honduran coffees for an October Blend! Combined these coffees will yield a bright hearty blend with notes of chocolate, citrus, and honey. To learn about the farmers and cooperatives that produced these coffees head over to northriverroasters.com/ourcoffee. Favorite Fall[…]
Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, Happy October!! We hope everyone enjoyed a nice early-fall weekend. This Week’s Share This week we are roasting a new batch of Colombian beans that arrived in Poughkeepsie last week! This certified Fair Trade Organic coffee comes from The ASOPCAFA foundation which was founded in 2013 and has 84 members. Their farm, in[…]
Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share This week we are roasting our Rwandan coffee! Thanks to everyone who gave us their feedback on the two different samples we shared over the past few weeks. There were widely varying opinions, which just goes to show how everyone’s tastes are different. We took the feedback to heart and hopefully[…]