Posts in Coffee Education
Why We Are On A Mission

In the coffee world, there is a lot of miscommunication with where this product actually come from and how it is sourced. At Ampersand, we want to break this cycle of poverty and inequality, specifically in the coffee world. Each coffee we purchase is fair trade, organic, and supports a cause. These coffees are extremely high quality, handled with care, and slowly change the world with every cup.

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An Open Letter About The Culture Of Coffee

Coffee is a beverage that has a storied history. Legend has it, coffee was discovered in Ethiopia by a goat herder who noticed that his older goats acted “younger” when consuming this cherry. It was taken to monks as a “magical” substance and they tossed in the fire claiming that it was blasphemy. The aroma that came from the flames was one that we are accustomed to today. 

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