Beanstock 2019-Part I

View from the stage. Beanstock. A gathering of almost 30 independent roasters and over 2,000 people over the course of two short days. In other words, a coffee lover's dream. It was a great experience and one I won't soon forget. This year, I had the pleasure of attending the first session of Beanstock via …

Driftaway Coffee-Home

Located in New York, Driftaway Coffee has been in the coffee subscription business (although their coffee is also available without one as well) for close to a decade now. I was first introduced to their coffee about six or seven months ago, and I've completely fallen in love with them. With that in mind, prepare …

Decades-Chilliwack

Opening it's doors in 1998, Decades Coffee Club has been serving a variety of not only coffee beverages, but a smattering of gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan food options as well. Their shop is quaint, with a very relaxed vibe to it that invites you to come in and make yourself at home. The second level …

Smoking Gun Coffee-Home

Located on 1st Avenue in Mission, B.C. (actually attached to beloved local coffee shop, The Penny), Smoking Gun Coffee Roasters has been specializing in ethically sourced, small-batch coffee since 2015. I've always been a fan of their coffee as they always taste that they've been thoughtfully produced. You can tell that they put a lot …

The Polly Fox-Abbotsford

Their charming logo. Located in charming Downtown Abbotsford, The Polly Fox is slightly different than your average cafe in that everything they serve is 100% gluten-free. Now, as delicious as their baked goods are (their banana bread is amazing), my focus remains on the coffee aspect of the cafe. For starters, the staff at The …

The Penny-Mission

A charming cafe nestled in the middle of 1st Avenue in Mission, B.C, The Penny has what I would describe as a "relaxed, yet hip" vibe to it. When you walk in, the outside hustle and bustle is all but forgotten. You are almost teleported to a more quiet, calming version of the street. It …

Goats on Roof- Home

This entry will be a little different then my standard reviews. This coffee, the Billy Gruff blend, is a coffee that I've been drinking at home as of late. Feel free to leave some feedback/comments on what you think of this type of post below. I picked this variety up while on a camping trip …