Introducing Contrast Coffee Co!

Introducing Contrast Coffee Co!

There’s been some news “brewing” lately (See what I did there?) that we wanted to share with you! While we have been a bit quiet on the blog lately, that has not been due to lack of progress as a company, but rather we have been devoting so much of...
New Direct Trade Coffee – Finca El Pilar

New Direct Trade Coffee – Finca El Pilar

We are excited to announce our first direct trade coffee arrangement with Finca El Pilar in the Antigua region of Guatemala. The farm is run by an incredible man named Juan Carlos who is dedicated to not only growing the best coffee, but also ensuring his farm helps...
Christmas Blend is Here!

Christmas Blend is Here!

Christmas is one of our favorite times of year and to celebrate this wonderful occasion, Gabe, Adam, I and our families work extra hard to create what we feel is the best possible blend for the season. To do this, we consider the natural flavor profiles (remember...
Lavender Coffee

Lavender Coffee

Heading to the end of summer and my herb garden is still going strong. I’ve got fragrant bushes like rosemary, basil, sage, and lavender still offering up their best. I’ve been using my fresh herbs to enhance my cooking and infuse oils and vinegars. I even dried some...
Grilled Peaches

Grilled Peaches

Super simple, super delicious. This is a great recipe to serve for company because it comes together so easily, but delivers an impressive looking and tasting side dish or dessert. One way we love to eat it is with grilled chicken that is basted in our Homemade...
Easy Homemade Barbecue Sauce

Easy Homemade Barbecue Sauce

This recipe is for a simple, fast bbq sauce that we have used on fish, chicken and ribs. We like it best when the meat is of good size and the sauce will be on the grill for a little while. If your meat is small and requires less grill time, I suggest reducing the...