Velton’s Coffee Roasting Company // 2015 Holiday Blend

Velton’s Coffee Roasting Company // 2015 Holiday Blend

Velton’s Coffee is back at the Table after a long time away; this time we have their annual Holiday Blend here to make the season bright! This year Holiday Blend is quite a departure from blends of holidays past, as […]

Continue Reading

Bodka Coffee // Yemen Red Marqaha

Bodka Coffee // Yemen Red Marqaha

Yemeni coffee has a long history, starting back when it was imported from Ethiopia 1,200 years ago. Grown on ancient stone terraces, these are some of the oldest cultivated varieties of the coffee in the world. Traditionally, Yemeni coffee is […]

Continue Reading

Peet’s Coffee and Tea // Arabian Mocha Java

Peet’s Coffee and Tea // Arabian Mocha Java

When these two coffees were first blended centuries ago, they were undoubtedly much different than what’s grown in Yemen and Indonesia today. Yet this combination of rich Mocha coffee from Arabia, tempered with estate-grown Java, remains a popular blend around […]

Continue Reading

CREMA // Yemen Al-Maghariba

CREMA // Yemen Al-Maghariba

Last year—around this time of year, actually—Ashley and I took a long road trip from Chicago to Nashville for my birthday. Of course we were going to do all the touristy stuff, like seeing the Parthenon and the Grand Ole […]

Continue Reading