Monthly Archives: November 2012

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How is Flavored Coffee Made?

As any coffee purist will tell you, the best way to enjoy a cup is straight. But not everyone’s palate is the same. Some prefer their coffee to have a hint of hazelnut or a smooth touch of French vanilla. … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Have a Holly, Jolly, Coffee Christmas!

There are a lot of great ways to have a holly, jolly Christmas; writing letters to Santa, wrapping presents, baking pies, heating up hot cocoa, playing in the snow, decorating the tree.  But what if you want a holly, jolly … Continue reading

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The Roasterie Mug Shot Photo Contest: Win a Cupping for 4!

Ever since we hoisted our beloved DC-3 plane above our Kansas City coffee factory, we have received some absolutely incredible photos of the new KC landmark from well…everyone!  There have been photos of our DC-3 Instagrammed on social media, sent … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things Tourists Can Do In Kansas City

With the holidays right around the corner, many of you Kansas Citians may be bringing in guests for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukah and other celebrations.  But besides cooking, unwrapping presents and playing in the snow, what are you and your guests … Continue reading

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[PHOTOS] The Roasterie Hosts Brewing Method Taste Test

“What’s your favorite brewing method?” is a question we get here at The Roasterie all too often.  But how could we possibly decide on just one brewing method as our favorite?  After all, each brewing method delivers a different tasting … Continue reading

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Coffee (And May Not Believe!)

Think you know everything about coffee?  We have no doubt that you may quite a bit…but here at The Roasterie, we know it all.  And we’re ready to divulge you in the top 5 things you probably didn’t know about … Continue reading

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Coffee Equipment You Can’t Live Without—A Great Coffee Grinder

There’s an abundance of cool coffee gear out in the marketplace, and new gadgets and toys come out every day.  It can be really easy to get caught up by the shiny finishes and cool features…but what’s the one piece … Continue reading

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Buy Your Coffee Gifts at The Roasterie’s Black Friday Sale!

Finding the perfect gift for a loved one is never easy.  You want the gift to be thoughtful, sentimental, heartwarming and useful.  Well we’ve got the answer to all of your holiday gifting needs!  If you’re looking for the perfect … Continue reading

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Coffee Shops Use LED Lighting to Go Green

Go green. We’ve all heard this phrase many times.  And everyone seems to be embracing the environmental initiative.  From giant superstores like Walmart to the entire construction industry, from teaching children about recycling at a young age to purchasing energy-efficient … Continue reading

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How to Assemble a Coffee Lover’s Gift Basket

It’s mid-November.  You know what that means?  It’s time to start making our wish lists!!  We are just as excited for the holidays as next person—and with our annual Holiday Blend already hitting the store shelves (and selling like crazy!), … Continue reading

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