Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Mission the first: UpaDowna

Posted By on Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 6:44 PM

In this week's Side Dish column, I mention soon-to-open coffee cafe Mission Coffee Roasters 's plans to work with local nonprofits and artists on custom-label coffee bags.

One of those projects will be called the Colorado Artist Blend, and here's a look at what that program looked like at Mission's former Baltimore, Md., shop, High Ground.

Colorado Springs-area artists are encouraged to contact Mission owner Brett Bixler if they're interested in promoting their work on future Mission bags. And here's a sneak peek at one of the first local nonprofits' labels that Mission has already had designed, for UpaDowna, which is co-run by Indy beer writer Steve Hitchcock:

UpaDowna Mission Coffee
  • The big blank space will, of course, be filled by whatever bean is utilized. Early indications are that the UpaDowna blend will be some sort of a French roast.

Look for this bag for sale at Mountain Equipment Recyclers soon, or wherever else the Yeti roams.

Tags: , , ,


Readers also liked…

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

Latest in IndyBlog

Top Topics in IndyBlog

Local News (22)

City Gov (19)

Politics (8)

Arts (6)

County Gov (4)

Recent Comments

  • Re: Media to Trump: Game on

    • Freedom of the Press and Freedom of Speech are both enshrined in the Constitution. Before…

    • on January 19, 2017
  • Re: Media to Trump: Game on

    • Trump to media - Behave and be decent or get slapped down again. The media…

    • on January 19, 2017
  • Re: Media to Trump: Game on

    • A true Journalist will keep Politicians honest and forthright. Think of the many things that…

    • on January 19, 2017
  • More »

All content © Copyright 2017, The Colorado Springs Independent   |   Website powered by Foundation