Coffee Futures
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Coffee Futures – Robusta and Arabica, Post Gains

Both Robusta and Arabica coffee futures posted gains on Thursday, but the different coffee varietals have seen different overall performances as of late. Robusta futures gained 2% on Thursday to hit $1,617 per ton, and earlier in the session hit the highest price-point for a most-active contract since last November. Arabica coffee futures gained 1.5% […]

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Fairtrade Coffee Lovers Unite Across the Globe
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Fairtrade Coffee Lovers Unite Across the Globe

May 13th – 15th The first global World Fairtrade Coffee Challenge, where coffee lovers around the world are being urged to get together to drink a record amount of Fairtrade coffee and show their support for farmers hit by climate change. The goal is to achieve a record number of cups of Fairtrade coffee drunk […]

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We love Antidote Coffee!
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We love Antidote Coffee!

Antidote Coffee is among the most beloved coffee shops in Houston, and one of our favorite customers! They have been with us from the get-go, and are a big supporters of Big Bend Coffee Roasters. On any given day, visitors to their cheery digs can choose from 17 different beans and blends of our finest brewed […]

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The Garage is ONE
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The Garage is ONE

This weekend, The Garage Coffee, Music, & More in Fort Stockton celebrates it’s one year anniversary! We’re so proud to be part of the team, providing the coffee that is the life blood of this fun establishment. Renee Gaylor, who co-owns this hot rod-themed shop describes their mission like this: “We were tired of big chain […]

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More Money Raised for Rainbow Room!
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More Money Raised for Rainbow Room!

Those of you who purchased our best-selling Big Blend of Texas in August helped us raise $480 for the Tri-County Child Welfare Board Rainbow Room Project. Three time a year we donate 10% of the sales for a whole month of this delicious favorite to help provide needed items for children who are receiving help from […]

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Child Welfare Board Names Joe Williams Outstanding Community Resource
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Child Welfare Board Names Joe Williams Outstanding Community Resource

Each year the Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards accepts statewide nominations from Regional Councils for  individuals and organizations whose accomplishments positively impact local foster care communities. Big Bend Coffee Roasters’ owner Joe Williams was  selected by the TCCWB Awards Committee as their ‘Outstanding Community Resource’, and was honored on Friday, September 11th during an awards luncheon in […]

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Congrats Doug
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Congrats Doug & Phillip!

Two of our favorite West Texas customers were joined together this past weekend! Doug, the manager of Frama coffee shop in Marfa wed his longtime companion Phillip, who runs the Grand Companions Thrift Store in Fort Davis where they sell our special Rescue Blend to benefit homeless dogs & cats in the Big Bend area. […]

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The New Wave of Cold Brew
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The New Wave of Cold Brew

Cold brew or toddy coffee has been getting lots of people’s attention lately, including ours here in the Big Bend Coffee Roasters office! We’re reading about cold brew coffee online everywhere from industry sites to the Wall Street Journal every day it seems. Two of our favorite customers, Antidote/Black Hole Coffee in Houston and Frama […]

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Single Serve Cups Now At All Area Porter
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Single Serve Cups Now At All Area Porter’s

It’s Happening!!! Look for our newly packaged single serve cups at Porter’s grocery stores in Alpine, Marfa, and Fort Davis. There are some spiffy new displays in the aisles near our regular 1 lb bags. We package the cups ourselves from the great organic, fair-trade coffee you know and love. We’ve started single serve cup […]

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Cafe Society Goes the Way of the Super Straw
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Cafe Society Goes the Way of the Super Straw

In an episode of my favorite comedy show ‘Flight of the Conchords’, Bret makes super straws in order to raise money to pay their bills. The dialogue goes something like this: Bret: Super Straws for sale! Only $1! Jemaine: Bret, how many straws does it take to make a super straw? Bret: Five Jemaine: And […]

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