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Fear not we have already started harvesting cherry

We have recieved a lot of emails from people wanting to know when we will have coffee again..  And it looks like early september we will be roasting and mailing orders again.  We realize running out of coffee has had many adverse affects on your life and we are working tirelessly to expand our production and see to it that those rash yelling episodes  and 2 oclock headaches are avoided for good...  we would urge anyone that wishes to recieve our coffee all year sign up for the coffee club.  Your automatically billed via pay pal and we send you your coffee monthly...

Growing Kona coffee with integrity for the Aina

              Duncan Trussel once said "Hawaii is perhaps gods elbow peaking out of the pacific giving us a glimpse of what lies beyond the viel of this life.. ".  Aloha Aina meaning "Love of the Land"  is intrinsic to the culture and well being of the hawaiian islands.  In the past the sustainability of the land was ensured by the Konohiki and Kapuna that would oversee the resources of the land and impose various limitations in fishing or agriculture to ensure malama aina meaning "respect of the land".

Try our Mauka single estate organic Coffee

As many of you know we are all sold out of our bean in all grades and blends...  However we still have 100lbs. of the mauka farms coffee available.  This is the coffee we blend with our home farm to create the award winning mauka makai blend.  It is our first year selling from this farm which is 1400 ft higher elevation than ours and is lovingly managed and tended using the same organic agricultural techniques that we use on our farm.  Dont be shy to give it a try.  We drink it ourselves and it offers a slightly bolder flavor with more chocolatey notes.

Coffee Super Stardom has taken its toll... Sign up for our monthly coffee club while you still can

We are selling out fast.  Apparently winning every award at the Kona Coffee stroll is a big deal and we will be sold out of single estate by January if orders stay the same.  It is our hope that our regular customers will sign up for the monthly coffee club so that we may put aside bean for you and help to keep you drinking our award-sweeping coffee.  Being winners hasn't gone to our head.   We already knew we were the best.  It is putting a huge dent in our inventory, however, and the idea of our regular customers having to drink someone else's coffee is just saddening.

We did it!!! Peoples Choice 2015 and Won Chefs choice for a second year in a row

SO MUCH THANKS

To be thankfull is the only wisdom, and we are just absolutely indebted to everyone that came out and supported us at this years Kona Coffee and Art Stroll for this years Kona Coffee Festival.  To have record attendance and win Peoples choice in the heart of the Kona Coffee belt itself is just over the top amazing.  We also re won chefs choice, which is a huge honor as we very much respect the opinions and work of the chefs who do the tasting each year.  Huge thanks to the chefs as well.  

Wanting to let everyone know we got some new products and will be attending the Kona Coffee and Art Stroll again this year to show them off

So the website is now mobile friendly and we are gearing up to start subscription based orders in the next couple weeks. We are still fine tuning for a bit so the site may look different for a while untill we get all the upgrades done. We are also offering some new coffee products.  You can now get the absolute best connisuer grade extra fancy from our farm if it wasnt already good enough for you,  also there is a new coffee blend we are doing using bean from our mauka farm and mixing it with our original single estate.

Having a great year in the orchards

We had an amazing flower and bean set this year.  Everyone can look forward to another great year of coffee from our small family farm.  We also are going to be adding some new products as well as subscription based orders once we are done selling last years bean which is down to under 50 lbs.  Dont worry we have more from this year and are aging the green bean as we speak to give you the smoothest cup of joe around.  Thanks for all the orders last year and check in periodically to see updates occuring on the website.

Aloha

The Alexanders

Ordering Kona Coffee For Christmas

There are a few things customers should keep in mind in regards to ordering Kona Coffee for freinds and family for Christmas.  Christmas is the busiest season for Kona Coffee orders. Many farms sell half their coffee in the months of November and December alone.  This means delays at the roaster and processers as well as delays in the mail.  If you are planning on getting our single estate Organic 100% Kona Coffee in time to put it under the tree, you will want to have your order in no later than December 7th.

What makes Kona Coffee Unique

Kona coffee has long been cherished by world coffee connoisseurs for its unique smooth flavor. It is a mix of Kona's ideal weather and volcanic soil composition that gives Kona coffee its flavor cherished by the people who drink it. Even though growing conditions are favorable here it takes more than the good weather to keep the soil here producing a favorable coffee. Excessive use of herbicides and chemical fertilizers compromise the soils vitality and in turn the quality of the coffee yeilding a product that is by no means unique.

We just won Chefs Choice award at the Kona Coffee and Art Stroll

Well we are super pleased that the chefs of the Kona Coffee Belt chose us as the winner of their five star coffee award. It is a huge accomplishment for us to be taking home awards our second year of participating in the Kona Coffee and Art Stroll. Quality is our biggest concern and to have the chefs' trained pallets approve and choose our coffee as the best is really amazing. It makes us very happy to bring you a coffee that is above and beyond the competition. Happy Holidays

The Alexanders

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