Monthly Archives: November 2012

Vita in SAVEUR Magazine

| November 8, 2012

Vita was featured in a round up of Northwest coffee landmarks in SAVEUR Magazine, along with Drew’s own story of growing up immersed in Seattle coffee culture in the 80’s:

In 1983 my two mothers, Meredith and Elyse, bought an espresso cart, parked it along Alki Beach in West Seattle, and unknowingly positioned themselves among a handful of coffee pioneers in the Northwest. A year later, I came along. I have spent my life surrounded by coffee.

To read the full story, go here.

Coffee For The Kids Starts Today

| November 5, 2012

Hey, Seattle! Coffee For The Kids starts today! This week, November 5th-9th, 10% of all sales from our Capitol Hill cafe go directly to The Vera Project, empowering youth through art and live music.

While you’re here, gaze upon gorgeous show posters from Vera artists and be sure to join us for Capitol Hill’s Blitz Art Walk on Thursday, November 8th, for an opening reception.

The Dogs of Gayo

| November 2, 2012

Happy Dog Day Friday! Our bean buyer Daniel took some time out of his whirlwind trip to Indonesia to pass along these great photos of the pups he’s met there. Say hello to the dogs of our Farm Direct Gayo friends.