Brooklyn Roasting Company is donating 10% of November’s web sales to 350.org’s climate change activism efforts. Coffee and the world’s climate are deeply intertwined, and, as a company, BRC aims to participate in efforts to support the sustainability our planet’s ecosystem. Just as we did on National Coffee Day and at our recent Halloween Bash, November’s donation is just one step we are taking to support climate change awareness.
From 7-11pm, join us for music, dancing and more! A $20 suggested donation includes entry and drinks, with proceeds donated to hurricane relief. Costumes required.
Earlier in the day, children’s festivities begin for all ages! We will gather at 25 Jay Street for a ‘March to the Arch’ with prizes for the best costumes, music and festivities under the DUMBO Archway. More information on that TBA.
Hope to see you there!
The BRC Team
The New York City Coffee Festival takes place this week, Oct 13-15 and we are proud to be taking part in the experience. We will be debuting a new product, Cold Broo Bottles, as well as the first edition of our comic book! BRC will have a booth and barista present all days, with cold brew on tap and espresso drinks. Get in touch with your wholesale representative or buy tickets at www.newyorkcoffeefestival.com.
We were proud to be awarded a spot on Men’s Journal‘s list of 25 Best Coffee Roasters In America! To quote the article: “Along with attracting arts- and tech-minded professionals of Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood with its wide open space and attachment to an alternative bookstore, BRC brings in the coffee lovers for their commitment to bringing Fair Trade, Rainforest Alliance, and Organic certified and sustainable coffees to a variety of New York palates. All beans are roasted in small batches in a Loring Kestrel 1/2 bag roaster, yielding such varieties as the salted caramel-sweet Peru High Grown Andes, a personal favorite.” Check out the rest of the article here.
Tasting Table posted a list of airlines offering excellent coffee service on their flights, highlighting Brooklyn Roasting Company’s partnership with JetBlue. We’re #1! To quote the article, “New York City’s JetBlue brews cappuccino and espresso from Brooklyn Roasting Company on Mint, its premium service currently flying between 12 U.S. cities. A renowned label with 7 cafés in New York City, Brooklyn Roasting Company sources organic, fair trade, kosher and Rainforest Alliance-certified beans from such global destinations as Indonesia, Ethiopia, and South and Central America, and roasts them in its Brooklyn facility.” Check out the article here.