Acoustic Java (Massachusetts)
Acoustic Java(1) | #Acoustic Java | is a very special roaster because they combine a commitment to high-scoring, top-quality coffee with a commitment to a variety of sustainability standards: fair trade, organic, bird-friendly, shade-grown, rain forest alliance, and women producers coffees. Market forces have a tendency to pull quality and sustainability in different directions, but Acoustic is committed to both.
Shearwater Organic Coffee Roasters (Connecticut)
Connecticut-based Shearwater Organic Coffee Roasters(2) | #Shearwater Organic Coffee Roasters | is a small-batch artisanal organic coffee roaster. The company prides itself on being a sustainable, low carbon impact business. Shearwater Beans are available online as well as locally in the Fairfield County area.
Shelburne Falls Coffee Roasters (Massachusetts)
Founded by a pair of itinerant coffee sellers who put down roots in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, Shelburne Falls Coffee Roasters(3) | #Shelburne Falls Coffee Roasters |has a line of organic, fair-trade coffees which include Organic Mexican, Organic Peruvian, Organic Sumatran, and Organic French Roast.
Woodshed Roasting Company (New Hampshire)
Located in New Hampshire’s Beautiful Lakes region, Woodshed Roasting Company(4) | #Woodshed Roasting Company | was founded in 2010 in the garage of a plumbing and heating business. They now boast a Fair Trade & Organic line of coffees from around the coffee-producing world: Guatemala, Peru, Bolivia, Nicaragua, Papua New Guinea, Ethiopia, and Sumatra (Indonesia).
Terra Nova (New Hampshire)
Terra Nova Organic Coffee Roasters(5) | #Terra Nova Organic Coffee Roasters | bills itself as having been founded in a red barn on an organic farm in New Hampshire, back in 2005. When the original owners moved on to other things in 2011, the company was purchased by one of their baristas and her husband. They now operate a roastery and espresso bar downtown in Keene, New Hampshire, and have an impressive line of organic coffees.
Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company (Massachusetts)
Dean’s Beans(6) | https://deansbeans.com/our-products | bills their organic, fair-trade coffee with the vision statement: “Specialty coffee as a vehicle for positive change.” They sell a variety of different roasted coffees from around the coffee-producing world, including Indonesia, Ethiopia, Mexico, Peru, and Colombia. They also sell unroasted, green coffee beans for those who enjoy DIY.
Mocha Joe’s (Vermont)
Vermont-based Mocha Joe’s(7) | #Mocha Joe’s | is available online, in their own café in Vermont, and at many stores and cafés throughout the region of New England. They have an extensive collection of organic roasts from around the coffee-producing world.
Vermont Coffee Company (Vermont)
A small-town roaster in Middlebury, Vermont, Vermont Coffee Company(8) | #Vermont Coffee Company | has been roasting since 1979 and is now all-organic. In 2018, they became the first coffee roaster anywhere in the country to roast all of their beans with 100% renewable biogas.
Indigo Coffee (Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont)
An independent, artisan roaster, Indigo Coffee(9) | #Indigo Coffee | roasts all-organic, Fair Trade beans in a vintage 1951 German-made Ideal Rapid Gothot drum roaster, affectionately dubbed “Rosario” or “Rosie the Roaster.”
Jim’s Organic Coffee (Massachusetts)
For over 20 years, Jim’s Organic Coffee(10) | #Jim’s Organic Coffee | has been purveying organic coffee. In fact, Jim’s Organic Coffee claims to be the world’s first all-organic coffee roaster. The company has a strong commitment to sustainability, and all coffees are shade-grown, fairly traded, and certified organic by the USDA.
Acoustic Java website | https://acousticjava.com/shop?olsPage=t%2Fcoffee |
Shearwater Organic Coffee Roasters website | https://www.shearwatercoffeeroasters.com/about-certified-organic-coffee-roasters-trumbull-ct/ |
Shelburne Falls Coffee Roasters website | https://shelburnefallscoffee.com/organic |
Woodshed Roasting Company website | https://www.woodshedroast.com/Fair-Trade-Organic_c_21.html |
Terra Nova Organic Coffee Roasters website | https://terranovacoffee.net/ |
Dean’s Beans website | https://deansbeans.com/our-products |
Mocha Joe’s website | https://mochajoes.com/ |
Vermont Coffee Company website | https://vermontcoffeecompany.com/ |
Indigo Coffee website | https://www.indigocoffee.com/coffee-and-tea/organic-fair-trade-coffee/ |
Jim’s Organic Coffee website | http://www.jimsorganiccoffee.com/our-story/ |