The goal of the Coffee Review is to entertain and educate coffee lovers, food service professionals, and the coffee trade with an objective and highly credible guide to identifying and enjoying great coffee. The following advertisers support our mission as an independent publication that conducts blind tastings and publishes articles and coffee reviews from some of the most accomplished experts in the specialty coffee industry.
Don Francisco's Coffee
F. Gaviña & Sons is a family-owned and managed roaster in the Los Angeles area whose upscale Don Francisco's line of specialty coffees is named after Francisco Gaviña, who was born and raised on the family coffee plantation in Cuba and whose four children now manage the company with a passion for coffee and tradition. Gaviña prides itself on offering a large range of roast styles and origins, all of which embody their commitment to supplying "real coffee from real coffee people."
Path Coffee Roasters
Path Coffee Roasters is a New York-based micro-roaster committed to sourcing coffees that speak directly to the region they come from. Whether they originate from a small family farm or a larger cooperative, Path is dedicated to discovering coffees that it believes coffee enthusiasts will enjoy on a daily basis. Begun by two very passionate coffee lovers, Jason Richter and Johnny Steverson, all its coffees are roasted in small batches by hand to order, and great care is given to each lot and origin aimed at developing their ultimate flavor.
Mt. Whitney Coffee Roasters
Mt. Whitney Coffee Roasters source, import and roast the top coffees from around the globe. Created out of a passion for coffee and out of a desire to help people. Mt. Whitney Coffee Roasters is a 501-C3 non-profit that donates all profit after expenses to fund schools, feeding programs and for drilling water wells.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has developed from a one-store roaster-café in Waitsfield, Vermont, to a publicly traded company famous for Keurig Brewers and single-serve K-Cups. It remains remarkably true to its original vision as a coffee roaster dedicated to quality in the cup and quality of life and environment in coffee-growing regions.
Ghost Town Coffee Roasters
Founded in 2006, Ghost Town Coffee Roasters is a family run specialty coffee roasting company in Bozeman, Montana. They take great care in sourcing top quality specialty coffee from around the world that has been purchased with social, economic, and agricultural responsibility. They roast and profile each Single Origin to maximize its flavor potential. From there, they craft their Signature Blends so each is unique, yet consistent throughout the year. In addition to roasting they offer sales, service, and consultation on coffee equipment, sales of smallwares and common coffee house consumables.
CQ Coffee Roasters
CQ Coffee Roasters is a coffee-loving, quality-focused roasting company out of Bedford, NH. CQ concentrates its efforts on just a few matters of consequence: 1. CQ believes in its dedicated farmers and producers. 2. CQ obsesses about creating the perfect roast profile for each of its storied coffees. 3. CQ remains vigilant in the art of cupping. 4. CQ is dedicated to freshness and considers freshness paramount to its prime directive. CQ is a coffee-driven company from farm to cup!
Regular Coffee Company is the first subscription based coffee supplier to use predictive technology and customer engagement to divine user preferences in taste, roast level and origin. Our goal is to provide you with the perfect quantity and frequency of hand-made coffee. We adhere to the highest “Specialty Coffee” standards by sourcing from small farms and roasting to exacting specifications. We then apply high efficiency production and distribution methodology to deliver farm fresh quality that is shockingly cheap and easy. Join the revolution and subscribe to the world’s first Fourth Wave coffee roaster, the next generation in coffee production.
Barrington Coffee Roasting Co.
Barrington Coffee is passionate about discovering the world's finest and most exciting coffees each season, roasting them to perfection and delivering fresh to customers. They believe that a truly great coffee should be roasted to highlight its inherent quality without imparting overwhelming roast. Providing exquisite coffee and exceptional service since 1993.
PT's Coffee Roasting Co.
For the past 20 years, PT's Coffee has centered on artisan roasting and freshness, underscored by its mission to directly source over 80% of its coffee offerings directly from the top farmers in the world. A proud supporter of Coffee Review since 2000, over half of PT's coffee submissions have earned scores of 92+ points, with 10 earning scores of 95+ points.
Doi Chaang Coffee Company
Freshly roasted in B.C., the Canadian Doi Chaang Coffee Company produces high quality, certified Fair Trade, Organic and 100% Arabica single-estate roasts and blends with beans from Doi Chang Village in Northern Thailand. Half of the company is owned by the farmers, the indigenous Akha Hill Tribe, which is why the coffee is also called “beyond fair trade.”
Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea
Since 1991, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea has hand-roasted great-tasting specialty coffee in Columbus, Ohio. Their goal is to protect the integrity of each coffee bean from seed to cup. They travel to coffee-producing countries to inspect and buy the best coffee beans possible. They have created direct relationships with coffee farming communities to help increase coffee quality and the quality of life for the farmers and their families. The beans are roasted in small batches to highlight unique varietal flavors, and then packaged and shipped at the peak of freshness. The result? An awesome coffee in your cup!
Mystic Monk Coffee
Mystic Monk Coffee is roasted by Carmelite Monks in their monastery in the silence and solitude of the Rocky Mountains of northern Wyoming. The monks have studied the art of small batch coffee roasting to perfection, and offer a large selection of signature Arabica blends assembled from coffees from all over the world, with the proceeds going to construct a gothic-style monastery. Mystic Monk Coffee's gourmet coffee and unique story is fast attracting a loyal following of coffee lovers.
JBC Coffee Roasters
JBC Coffee Roasters was founded in 1994 as Johnson Brothers Coffee Roasters and is a family-owned specialty coffee roastery located in Madison, Wisconsin. JBC Coffee Roaster’s vision is simple: let the coffee lead the way. Licensed Q grader and experienced international coffee judge/cupper Michael Johnson and his team share their knowledge of and passion for quality coffee with all of their customers. They trek up precarious mountain roads in pick-up trucks while in search of unique farms and growers and meticulously slurp and sniff coffee in their cupping lab in the effort to source and roast the best and most unique coffees available and reward the farmers who grow them with prices typically above and beyond fair-trade mandated rates.
Temple Coffee and Tea
Phone: (916) 454-1282
Temple Coffee is quality-focused retail and wholesale specialty roaster active in Sacramento, California since 2005. Committed to sourcing, roasting and brewing the finest coffees, Temple features coffee from distinguished single estates and cooperatives around the world. Temple also is active within the barista competition community, offering coffee and espresso classes for baristas and retail and wholesale customers alike at its roasterie and training facility.
Willoughbys Coffee & Tea
Willoughby's Coffee & Tea was founded in 1985 by Bob Williams and Barry Levine. For more than twenty years, the company's core mission has been to produce the finest and freshest coffee beans possible and deliver products and service that are unparalleled in the marketplace. Five guiding principles - Quality, Freshness, Value, Service, and Commitment - ensure customers always enjoy "Serious Coffee."®
Big Island Coffee Roasters
Located in the Puna district on the Big Island of Hawaii, Big Island Coffee Roasters is an award-winning farm and roaster of beautiful, micro-lot coffees. With an emphasis on experimentation, innovation and education, roastmaster Kelleigh Stewart and farmer Brandon von Damitz skillfully craft and source specialty coffees which highlight the diversified terroir of Hawaii. Retail and wholesale customers can expect a varied menu of seasonal Hawaiian classics and authentic originals.
Klatch Coffee is an award-winning small-batch roasting company in the Los Angeles area with a recently established but quite distinguished record as a coffee leader and innovator. Roastermaster Mike Perry blends a background in chemical engineering with a love for great coffee to balance science and art in creating consistently outstanding, highly rated coffees and espressos. Resident barista and trainer, Heather Perry, won the 2003 United States Barista Championship brewing a Coffee Klatch espresso blend.
Pachamama Coffee Cooperative
Phone: 530) 204-7554
Pachamama is a premium coffee company 100% owned by thousands of farmers in unique microclimates around the world. Sourcing from small farms in Ethiopia, Guatemala, Peru, Nicaragua and Mexico, Pachamama markets its single-origin coffee directly to connoisseurs in North America. All coffee is certified organic and carefully roasted in small batches in California. Pachamama’s member cooperatives are COCLA, PRODECOOP, Manos Campesinas, La Union Regional de Huatusco and Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union. Buy direct from farmers at www.pacha.coop. Monthly subscriptions of single-origin coffee are available at Pachamama's CoffeeCSA.org.
Topeca Coffee Roasters
Topéca’s mission is to create a sustainable business built from seed to cup, in which no one part or individual is greater than the whole. Every decision Topéca makes is based on the sustainability of each component of that seed to cup model, not simply what the market demands. The fact that Topéca is owned and operated by a sixth-generation El Salvador coffee farming family gives Topéca a unique perspective on the specialty coffee industry as a whole. Topéca strives to leave each part of that picture better than it found it. Topéca consists of a roastery, a wholesale business and a training facility, as well as two coffee shops and a bakery in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
GoCoffeeGo offers coffees from America's 18 top award-winning roasters on one site with one easy checkout, featuring Roast Magazine's Roaster of the Year award winners: PT's, Klatch, Equator, Bird Rock and Olympia Coffee. Joining this elite group are the leading names in the 3rd & 4th wave coffee roasting movement: Johnson Brothers, Temple, Madcap, 1000faces, Doma, Ritual, Barefoot, Novo, Kuma, Dogwood, Atomic, Chromatic, as well as Dallis Bros.Coffee. All coffee is roasted-to-order and shipped direct from the roaster to the consumer. Regular customers benefit from GoCoffeeGo's multi-roaster Auto-Ship system, the "Netflix of Coffee."
Intelligent Blends is an innovative independent co-packer dedicated to Single Serve capsules. They specialize in converting coffee, tea, ciders, and any other type of beverages you can imagine into retail ready packages. Based in San Diego, California in a state of the art 50,000 square foot facility, Intelligent Blends is the ultimate choice for brands and suppliers who are as passionate about their beverage freshness and taste profile as we are. With an emphasis on customer service unparalleled in this industry, they pay the utmost attention to every detail from handling roasted coffee beans to perfecting your packaging.
Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters
Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters is a leading quality-oriented specialty roaster that prides itself on paying attention to every detail of coffee's journey, from seeking out the finest coffees from estates and cooperatives around the world to roasting them in small batches. With operations in both Olympia, Washington and Atlanta, Georgia, Batdorf & Bronson is one of few American specialty coffee roasters with roasting facilities on both coasts. Batdorf & Bronson offers organic and Fair Trade certified coffees, refined single estate offerings, and distinctive blends like the celebrated Dancing Goats espresso blend.
GreatCoffee.com is a leading online retailer of Keurig single-cup brewers, K-Cups, and highly rated coffees and gifts. The company promotes convenient home and office delivery of Keurig brewers and K-Cups with low prices, free shipping, and fast delivery.
Paradise Coffee Roasters is a Minnesota-based online retailer and wholesaler of elite single-origin coffees and top-rated espressos. In fact, Paradise's coffees have earned scores of 94+ points from Coffee Review on more than 20 occasions. Paradise Coffee Roasters prides itself on roasting and shipping coffee only after orders are placed.
Hula Daddy Kona Coffee
Buy farm direct 100% Kona Coffee. All of our coffee is grown, processed and roasted on our own plantation in Kona, Hawaii. Hula Daddy Kona Coffee is only sold farm direct, either at our farm or our website. If customers are not satisfied we have a no-questions-asked refund policy.
Kéan Coffee is the newest, most exciting coffeehouse concept by coffeehouse visionary Martin Diedrich. The company's mission is to purvey fresh-roasted artisan coffee the way it is meant to be, in a beautiful, eclectic coffeehouse environment. Martin is craft roasting the finest coffees from around the globe on-site, many of which are organic, fair-trade, and direct-trade.
Unlike wine, roasted coffee does not improve with age. SpecialtyJava.com imports the world's finest specialty coffee beans, fresh roasts each order, and ships within hours. Music theme blends such as Smooth Jazz, Rock N' Java, New York New York, and Constant Cravings reflect the encouragement the founder received from a well-known musician friend to start this gourmet coffee roastery. Today, SpecialtyJava.com satisfies over 3,500 wholesale and retail specialty coffee customer accounts throughout the USA.
Dragonfly Coffee Roasters
Dragonfly Coffee Roasters specializes in sourcing and roasting the finest coffees on earth from small farms and farming cooperatives worldwide. It is easy to find good coffee, but rare to find an exceptional one. Dragonfly brings this journey home to the consumer from seed to cup. With a graceful blend of culinary artistry and chemical engineering the Dragonfly team brings new meaning to the art of coffee and the science of espresso. The Dragonfly team has more than twenty-five years of experience sourcing, roasting and enjoying the finest coffees in the world, and is excited to share its passion with you.