Every coffee has a story


Nov. 22, 2022

Thanksgiving Rabbit Hole + Native Coffee Traders

It’s Happy Thanksgiving time everyone! In this week’s episode Steph takes us down the rabbit hole of her mind and answers all the…

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Nov. 8, 2022

3rd Wave Feminism vs. 3rd Wave Ska vs. 3rd Wave Coffee with Third Wav…

It’s the 3rd Wave Everything episode! We were challenged by listener Eric to compare 3rd Wave Ska to 3rd Wave Coffee. For good me…

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Oct. 31, 2022

Bonus Episode: History of Candy Corn

Happy Halloween! Trick or treat! You came to our house and we're giving you candy corn! In last week's episode we covered the his…

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Oct. 25, 2022

History of Halloween + Jarbee Candy Corn Coffee

It's spooky season and we're here to learn about the reason for the season! Steph takes us back in time to tell us the origins of…

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Oct. 11, 2022

Kawaha 1893 + Colonization of Kenya

In this week’s episode we switch gears and try a specialty coffee, Kahawa 1893. We still have a founder educated at Harvard with …

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Sept. 27, 2022

VitaCup Slim Coffee

In this week's episode, we learn how we that nothing more than a k-cup to slim down and maintain our girlish figures. Chock full …

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Sept. 13, 2022

History of Decaf

When we came up with the idea of doing an episode about decaf, we thought it would just be a discussion about the different proce…

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Aug. 30, 2022

PBR Hard Coffee

In this week’s episode, Marcus and Steph try PBR Hard Coffee while Jenni tags along for the story of the Pabst Blue Ribbon compan…

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Aug. 16, 2022

Chock Full o'Nuts Coffee

In this week’s episode we learn about the iconic New York coffee brand, Chock Full o’Nuts. This company was the Starbucks of New …

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Aug. 9, 2022

Energy Drink Coffee

Why choose between your morning energy drink and your morning coffee? In this week's episode we try the combo that has it all! St…

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Aug. 2, 2022

Birthday Cake Coffee

It's a birthday spectacular! Happy Birthday to Marcus and Jenni! Steph decided to give Marcus and Jenni the gift of a podcast epi…

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July 26, 2022

Murder Coffee

There may be no bigger genre than true crime at this moment in time so we decided to see if we could find a true crime coffee. An…

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July 19, 2022

Cascara, Coffee Cherry Tisane

It's a Marcus coffee nerd episode! None of us have ever tried cascara but have been very curious about it so we were all really e…

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July 12, 2022

Breakfast with Elvis - Peanut Butter Banana Coffee

This week we try Breakfast with Elvis, a peanut butter banana flavored coffee that attempts to pay homage to the favorite sandwic…

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July 5, 2022

History of Juneteenth + BeanFruit Coffee

It’s a couple of weeks later than we had hoped to release this episode, but we found the history of Juneteenth to be incredibly f…

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June 29, 2022

Bones Cotton Candy Coffee

We're back to recording! This week we get back to our roots and try cotton candy flavored coffee from the Bones Coffee Company. I…

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June 21, 2022

Manhattan Special Coffee Soda

In this week's episode we try Manhattan Special, a coffee soda that is about as old as modern coffee, around since the late 1895 …

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June 14, 2022

Aldi Coffee Water: Love It or Leave It

This week we are in the midst of fulfilling a pretty insane order and did not have any time to properly research or record a regu…

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June 7, 2022

Aldi vs. Trader Joe's, Part 2: Trader Joe's

In this week's episode we have Joanna Goss, our resident Trader Joe's expert, bringing us not only an insider's perspective on Tr…

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May 31, 2022

Aldi vs. Trader Joe's, Part 1: Aldi

This week in part one of our two part Aldi vs. Trader Joe's series, Steph tells us the founding story of Aldi and what history sh…

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May 24, 2022

Cometeer Coffee • Frozen Coffee Pods

We've seen Cometeer advertised quite a bit so, intrigued by the concept, we decided to do an episode about it. A coffee concept b…

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May 17, 2022

Coava Coffee + the History of the Chemex

When Marcus and Jenni went to Portland a few months ago, Marcus was so excited to learn that a Coava coffee location was just blo…

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May 10, 2022

Royal Cup Coffee

It's our first interview episode! Steph retells the story of her friend Derek who has a lovely and romantic tale about his idylli…

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May 3, 2022

Spicy Taco Coffee

Spicy Taco Coffee is the coffee no one asked for but somehow exists. For this episode, Jenni's childhood best friend thought it w…

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