PT's Blog

T W E N T Y - F I V E

By Will Vunderink on Feb 03, 2018

PT's was born on February 3rd, 1993. That makes us 132 years younger than the state of Kansas, 11 years younger than the Specialty Coffee Association of America...

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We're Almost 25!

By Will Vunderink on Jan 30, 2018

PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. turns 25 on February 3rd! We’re proud to be reaching this milestone with so many exciting recent developments to share.

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We're Going to the US Barista Championship!

By Will Vunderink on Dec 14, 2017

We're thrilled to announce that Edward Griffin placed sixth in the US Coffee Championship Barista Qualifying Competition!

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Introducing PT's Blue Label

By Will Vunderink on Dec 04, 2017

Enjoy rare and distinct coffee offerings, roasted with care and beautifully encased in our Blue Label packaging. Each box contains eight ounces of whole-bean coffee in a giftable tube package.

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Welcome to the new PT's Coffee!

By Will Vunderink on Nov 22, 2017

A fresh look for the PT's you know and love. Our brand has a whole new look, and we've redesigned our website and coffee packaging. In case you missed it, we recently opened a new cafe in Lawrence, too! 

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Celebrate National Coffee Day with us!

By Will Vunderink on Sep 29, 2017

You love coffee. We love coffee. Celebrate National Coffee Day with us!

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Coffee Processing: An Introduction

By Autumn Eaken on Sep 25, 2017

Coffee farming is tough work, but growing coffee from seed to harvest is only part of the job. The next step is just as important: processing.

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Central America Sourcing Trip: Part 2

By Will Vunderink on Aug 08, 2017

98 buckets were delivered to the mill, a sign the cherries are at prime ripeness and sweetness.

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Central America Sourcing Trip: Part 1

By Will Vunderink on May 26, 2017

Central America is an important region for most coffee buyers, and especially for Bird Rock and PT’s. Both companies have spent the better part of the last 10 years searching for great coffee in this region.

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