Entries by Anne D.

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What is Fair Trade?

Coffee is grown in over 50 countries, between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. This area is known as the “Bean Belt” or “Coffee Belt.” It is estimated that there approximately 25 million coffee producers worldwide. WHAT IS FAIR TRADE? Fair Trade is a movement that began in the 1970s as Max Havelaar in the […]

Cold brew vs. iced coffee: What is the difference?

Summer calls for colder coffee. Of course, you can enjoy these beverages year-round. Cold brew and iced coffees are brewed differently. So read on to see which option is best for you. COLD BREW Cold brew is brewed using cool or room temperature water which results in coffee with lower acidity and a smoother taste. […]

Explore the world with single origin coffees

Contrary to what some suggest, there is no one “coffee” taste. Rather, there are endless taste based on geography. Single origin coffees are beans that are sourced from a coffee farm, cooperative or region. These coffees differ from blends which are a combination of beans from different regions or countries. Similarly, to the wine industry, […]

Now Hiring: Production Assistant

Job Title: Production Assistant Job Description: A Production Assistant will join the production team and assist with tasks related to roasting, bagging, and blending our coffee and assistance in delivering coffee to wholesale accounts within our delivery radius. The Production Assistant is a year-round part-time position (approximately 25-30 hours a week). Shifts will be between […]

Helpful Tips for Cleaning Your Brewer and Grinder

Have you ever cleaned your coffee maker? If you are like most, the answer is likely never. It is easy for overlook your coffee brewer and grinder as equipment that needs to be cleaned. By regularly cleaning your brewing equipment you help extend the life of your coffee brewer and grinder. Plus, you can continue […]

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Choosing the Best Coffee Grinder

Did you know coffee begins to start losing some of its flavor and aromatics as soon as it is ground? Grinding your coffee beans fresh is one of the best ways to brew a more flavorful cup of coffee. If you like to have the flexibility of grinding for different brewing devices or wish to […]

Exciting New Coffee Partnership with Baldwin Wallace University

On Monday, November 23, 2020, Red Cedar Coffee Co. will launch a coffee named Yellow Jackets Java in partnership with Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio. Proceeds from the sale of Yellow Jackets Java will benefit the YJ4th Year Scholarship Fund. The fund provides support to students who have positively contributed to the BW community and […]