Category Archives: Coffee

Guatemala – Finca Las Nubes

The Black Drop has always prided itself with serving and selling excellent coffee. It’s right there in our logo: Excellence, Intensity, Passion. We LOVE coffee, and we love making sure you are getting the very best coffee we can possibly offer. With that, I’d like to introduce to you a very special coffee that will [...]

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Daterra Farms and Gender Equality in the Coffee World

We love Daterra Farms in Brazil. We carry their Villa Borghesi beans, which is one of our bestselling coffees and a shop favorite. Coffee Talk recently posted an interesting article on gender equality in the coffee world that singles out Daterra for their outstanding initiatives and programs. Check it out.
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Coffee Makes Everything Better: The Atlantic Article

An excellent article in the Atlantic on the benefits of drinking coffee – as if you needed more encouragement. And I would add that if drinking coffee improves your general health and well-being, then drinking excellent coffee crafted with passion improves the whole world. Live long and prosper!
From The Atlantic article:
“The evidence remains overwhelmingly in [...]

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A Majomut Affair

Being knowledgeable about coffee is one of our great passions. We are constantly trying to expand our relationship with specialty coffee and one of the best ways that we can do that is through our featured coffee program. We’ve been featuring the Mexico Union Majomut the last couple of weeks and the staff [...]

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Cupping with the Black Drop

You may have noticed over the last couple of weeks Alexarc Mastema, roaster extraordinaire, sitting down with several members of the staff to enjoy some coffee. We have been incredibly privileged to have him share his time and expertise with us. Now let me share a little of what we’ve been doing with [...]

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Download a PDF of The Black Drop Delivery Menu

Click here to download the Black Drop Delivery Menu pdf
Now you can download our delivery menu onto your computer or phone and get mind-blowing Black Drop Coffee delivered to your door or desk (see details here).
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Featured Bean of the Week: Black Drop Enlightenment

Wow! It’s a good’n out there today! And we’ve got fresh roasted coffee from Maniac Roasting ready for you. We are featuring our new lighter roasted blend, Black Drop Enlightenment. This is becoming one of the most popular beans we have. The lighter roast allows more of the natural, brighter flavors of the coffee… a [...]

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Featured Bean of the Week: Peru CAC Satipo

A farmer sews a bag filled with dried arabic coffee beans at a coffee cooperative in Peru's central jungle city of Chanchamayo, August 11, 2008. REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil
We received our first shipment of this coffee last Monday from Maniac Roasting. John brewed it for drip first thing on Tuesday. When I arrived [...]

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Featured Bean of the Week: El Salvador “Toreador” SHG EP

This is Mr. Clean Coffee Bean, a nice bright smile like a sweet juicy orange, with a deep full voice that says: “Welcome to this great cup of coffee, man!” We also have an excellent selection of freshly roasted single-origin beans from Maniac Roasting, each of which has an outstanding flavor profile – even if [...]

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Featured Bean of the Week: Mexican Chiapas Tzijib Babi

Tzijib Babi Coffee
This week we are featuring a bean from Chiapas, Mexico from the Tzijib Babi Cooperative.
Tzijib Babi “represents 14 organizations and over 714 individual members of SSS (Sociedades Solidaridad Social) from the Yajalón, Tumbala, Ocosingo, and Chiapas regions. Uapeéis Tzijib Babi members produce organic coffee and honey, and distribute raw [...]

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