Monthly Archives: December 2013

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Roasterie Coffee Spotlight: Natural Coffees

A big trend recently has been to seek out more natural foods and products. While the emphasis on “natural” may seem like a new way to view the world, it’s actually the oldest way to process coffee. Just take a … Continue reading

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Meet The Roasterie’s Master Roaster, Norman Killmon

He may have shown you around our Roasterie factory on one of our tours. Or you may have seen him cupping some of the world’s best coffee. Or maybe you’ve never seen him at all, since he prefers to work … Continue reading

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Holiday Greetings from The Roasterie

Dear Roasterie Friends and Family, Happy holidays everybody!!! It is so my favorite time of the year that I can hardly stand it! I always love Christmas but it is at least ten times more fun now with the kids:)! A couple of weeks … Continue reading

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Stop Serving Crappy Office Coffee – It’s Hurting Your Business

There’s something special about walking into your Kansas City workplace and being greeted by the delicious aroma of coffee. Not only does it put a little pep in your step, but you also know you’ll be able to get your … Continue reading

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Roasterie Gifts For All The Coffee Lovers On Your Holiday Shopping List

The timeless saying “that it is better to give than to receive” is never truer than during the holidays. The amount of joy that comes from watching someone light up as they open your gift, the perfect gift, is enough … Continue reading

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The Roasterie Adventures to Indonesia Part 4: Is Vietnam Specialty Coffee’s Final Frontier?

Before The Roasterie team brought their Indonesian adventure home to Kansas City, our Bean Hunter and Bean Baron had another stop to make: Vietnam. While most specialty coffee producers seem to avoid this country, our team couldn’t help but wonder … Continue reading

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The Roasterie’s 20th Anniversary Party

We’ve been celebrating the Roasterie’s 20th anniversary all year, but something still wasn’t quite right. That’s when we realized we hadn’t celebrated with the most important people of all: our customers! So, of course, we threw the best party of … Continue reading

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Get The Roasterie’ s High Reserve Coffees Before They’re Gone!

 If you’re the type of person who loves all things exclusive and limited edition, then you’ll fall in love with our very limited high reserve coffees. These 6 high reserve coffees hail from 3 of our most popular origins. Not … Continue reading

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The Roasterie Adventures to Indonesia Part 3: Takengon Back To Medan

After our Roasterie representatives had completely immersed themselves in Indonesian culture and the Sumatran coffee selection process, it was time to start the journey home. But the adventure wasn’t over yet for The Roasterie’s Jon Ferguson and Danny O’Neill! Combine … Continue reading

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The Roasterie Adventures To Indonesia Part 2: Medan to Takengon

The Roasterie adventure continues with our newest Bean Hunter Jon Ferguson and the Bean Baron himself, Danny O’Neill. These two coffee crusaders have traveled all the way to Indonesia to bring the world’s best coffee to Kansas City. First they … Continue reading

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