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Houston, forever immortalized in space geek's minds as "mission control", is the largest city in the South, and 4th largest in the USA. Knowing that fact you would come to expect that the coffee scene would rival that of NYC, LA, SF and Seattle. You would be right! There are over a dozen roasters in town, and many times that number of locally owned cafes - all pushing the envelope of what it means to have a good cup of coffee. Narrowing down the field was a difficult move, one that took us a lot of consideration - and negotiating! We...

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boxo, canyon coffee roaster, coffee roaster, lincoln, monthly coffee box, nebraska -

This March we explore the state where Kool-Aid was invented, the land of corn, the one and only Nebraska!  We visited a while back for the Big Omaha Conference, and were taken back by how much the cities have embraced the third wave coffee culture. It was only a matter of time before we ventured back to feature a few new roasters that are doing their town justice on the coffee front. Lincoln, NebraskaLincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. The city covers 92.81 square miles with a population of...

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boxo, coffee marketplace, monthly coffee box, news -

For the past two years we have been working with independently owned coffee roasters across the USA in an effort to find their single best coffee. That bean would represent the roaster in each month's box, but was never the only coffee we wanted to feature.  We got to work designing and building the Boxo Marketplace, where we feature the best beans from the roasters we have featured, as well as other top roasters all around the world (soon).  How does it work? If you know what bean you want, you can search for it and add it to your...

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april, boxo, boxofadventure, coffee, joe van gogh, monthly coffee box, north carolina, raleigh -

Photo credit: Joe Van Gogh Coffee The name alone - Joe Van Gogh Coffee makes a person desire to know more about the company and the coffee that they roast. Robbie Roberts is a coffee aficionado whose been messing around in the coffee industry for the past 20 years and the owner of Joe Van Gogh Coffee. He still remembers the taste of his first sips of coffee as a small child and he feels a sense of nostalgia every time he embarks on an awesome adventure in a foreign country, scouring every part of the new land in hopes...

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austin, boxo, coffee, coffee box, whole bean coffee, wild gift -

Photo credit: Wild Gift Coffee Wild Gift Coffee. What a name! And if you're asking yourself, what is this wild gift that they provide? It's truly phenomenal coffee from truly phenomenal folks. Wild Gift is owned and operated by three truly incredible individuals. Clancy Rose, who has professionally roasted coffee for the past 6 years, and Jenee and Rob Ovitt, who have been involved in the retail side of all things coffee for the past decade. This trifecta makes up Wild Gift Coffee, a 2 year old roasting company independently operated in Austin, Texas (also known as one of the...

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