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ACIDITY IN COFFEE: FRIEND OR FOE?

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Acidity in Coffee: Friend or Foe?

Acidity in Coffee: Friend or Foe?

Fruity, tangy, sparkling, citrusy, vibrant. Or should we say sour, sharp, tart, pungent, harsh? It can be difficult to know if the words we use to describe coffee mean the same thing to everyone. For many baristas and other folks who work in specialty coffee, acidity in coffee is a...

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6 Ways to Use Coffee Grounds in your Garden

6 Ways to Use Coffee Grounds in your Garden There's nothing like coffee for a quick pick-me-up in the morning. Your plants could also use a coffee boost once in a while. The gardening section of your nearest big-box store offers plenty of products, but those can get expensive fast. If you’re in the market for a natural, free garden booster, coffee grounds might hit the spot. We’ve brewed up six ways to turn this common kitchen waste into gardening gold.

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Guide to Coffee Subscriptions

Guide to Coffee Subscriptions

Ever wish you could forget about ordering coffee and just magically have it appear when you need it? We bet you have a friend who wishes the same thing too. That’s why we offer coffee subscriptions, a gift that keeps on giving. Choose from Apex Series, Single Origins, Signature Blends,...

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Our Model

Higher Grounds donates 1% of our sales 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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1% for farmers

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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