support safety and shelter for those in need

harbor winter blend

sustainably delicious

single farmer lots from the comsa cooperative in honduras

get clever

our new brew kit includes an exclusive brewing class

a tasty musical collab

shine on blend

with michigan musician may erlewine

Coffee Collections

Apex Series

Apex Series

Single Origin

Single Origin

Signature Blends

Signature Blends

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Blog posts

The Apex Series: Driving Quality through Sustainability

The Apex Series: Driving Quality through Sustainability Our Apex Series doesn’t just offer outstanding flavors; each coffee also has a story of its own to tell. These coffees all balance quality and sustainability, showing how the two can go hand-in-hand at origin. 

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Cupping Coffee: Why and How

Cupping Coffee: Why and How Cupping is the process used in the coffee industry to evaluate the aroma and taste of coffee. Here at HG, we cup coffee for several reasons, including staff and partner education, quality control, palate development, and to determine what specific flavor notes should be listed on our labels.

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An update from Tim, Coffee Bar Manager

An update from Tim, Coffee Bar Manager

Perhaps you have noticed that my masked face has not been running around the cafe and patio lately. On October 30th I was diagnosed with Leukemia. Technically, on November 3rd (Election Day), I was diagnosed with Philadelphia + Chromosome B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.  This summer, I started noticing a few...

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Our Model

Higher Grounds donates at least 1% of our profits to On the Ground, our partner nonprofit. 

On the Ground empowers coffee farming communities through gender and social equity, environmental sustainability, and economic security. 

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True sustainability is only possible through a human-centric approach.

At every touchpoint along the supply chain--farmers, co-ops, roasters, buyers, baristas, and consumers--we advocate for not just the highest standards in coffee, but the highest standards of human life and respect. 

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