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James Warnken
We Will Always Have Fresh Coffee At A Great Price.

We Will Always Have Fresh Coffee At A Great Price.

 At Cherry Blend Coffee Roasters, we are prepared for tomorrow.  If you notice the trend of not having products available and not knowing if it will be available tomorrow, we have decided that we will always have our coffees available anytime you want them. We work with Balzac Brothers Importers in Charleston SC.  A fourth generation business, owned and run by four fabulous women who happen to be the Great Granddaughters of the original owners Ralph and Richard Balzac!       We purchase our coffee in advance and it is stored in humidity controlled warehouses just for us!  Whenever we need our coffee it is...

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James Warnken
Coffee for the Holidays:  Give the Gift of Fresh, Locally Roasted Coffee

Coffee for the Holidays: Give the Gift of Fresh, Locally Roasted Coffee

    What is coffee for the Holidays?  For Cherry Blend Coffee Roasters, we believe any occasion is a holiday. Whether it’s your birthday, Christmas, a wedding, or just waking up to another great day, it can be a holiday.  We strive to celebrate every day as a being special.           Our special blend that makes up the coffee we call “ Coffee just for the Holidays”, includes Papua New Guinea, Ethiopian Yirgacheffe and Colombia.  Each of these coffees bring special notes to this awesome coffee. The Papua New Guinea is grown in clay and volcanic ash that includes a special sweetness to it.  The...

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James Warnken
Who Invented Coffee?

Who Invented Coffee?

No one really knows where or how coffee was discovered.  Truth is that coffee can be traced back through the centuries to coffee forests on the Ethiopian plateau.  The legends say that a goat herder named Kaldi found the origin of coffee.  He noticed his herd of goats became playful and energetic after eating the berries from certain trees.  He reported this to the abbot of a local monastery.  They made a drink from the berries to see what would happen.  They discovered that drinking this special drink that they would be kept alert for hours into the evening.  They shared this new found drink with other...

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How to Properly Clean your Coffee Maker.

How to Properly Clean your Coffee Maker.

 We use our coffee makers daily.  Unfortunately we don’t clean it as often as needed.  A proper cleaning will help with any health issues, improve your coffee taste, eliminate any buildup that will cause your coffee to taste bitter, and stop the best and mold from forming! This could impact your health and cause an allergic reaction. Cleaning your coffee maker often will help elevate these problems.  Cleaning the cups you use are essential also.  A proper cleaning will eliminate any coffee grounds and oils left behind.  Hand washing the exterior can be done with warm soapy water.  Clean all areas including the warming plate where spills...

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