Distribution Week of December 26th

Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers,   This Week’s Share This week we’re roasting our Colombian coffee beans! The ASOPCAFA foundation was founded in 2013 and has 84 members. Their farm, in the village of Santa Rita in the Aipe district of the department of Huila, sits amongst bountiful streams descending from three snow capped volcanoes. This combination creates soil that[…]

Distribution Week of December 19th

Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share With your help, we created a holiday community blend called Cup of Joy! Shout out to CSCR Subscriber, Lia Harris, for coming up with the blend name! This blend includes our Fair Trade Organic Sumatra and Costa Rican beans. Thank you to everyone who shared great feedback! Here are some[…]

Distribution Week of December 12th

Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share This week we’re roasting our new Peruvian coffee beans! This coffee comes from the Cooperative Agraria “Frontera San Ignacio” Ltda in the Cajamarca region of Peru. This is a special cooperative because they are focused on empowering and promoting “women grown” coffee. This year they created a committee of[…]

Distribution Week of December 5th

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[…]

Distribution Week of October 10th

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[…]

Distribution Week of October 3rd

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[…]

Distribution Week of September 26th

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[…]

Distribution Week of September 19th

Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers, This Week’s Share This week we are roasting our Oaxacan beans! This coffee comes from the association of small coffee producers called Unidad Ecologica para el Sector Cafe Oaxaqueno, also known as UNECAFE. This association was founded in 2011 and is run by members of the Chatino, Zapoteco, Mixteco, Chontal, and Chinanteco[…]

Distribution Week of September 12th

Poughkeepsie Coffee Lovers,  This Week’s Share This week we are roasting our Costa Rican beans! This coffee is a Poughkeepsie favorite and is sourced from the Tarrazu region of Costa Rica! This coffee is Rain Forest Alliance certified and has notes of cherry, grape, dark chocolate, and nougat. Poughkidsie Closed for Routine Maintenance Poughkidsie will[…]