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Enhancing Customer Conversations At Your Coffee Shop

Jan 16, 2024

At Desert Sun Coffee Roasters, we believe in empowering you with knowledge that can enhance your customer's experienc...

Redefining ‘Local’ in Your Cup of Coffee

Jan 16, 2024

When we think of 'local,' our minds often picture nearby shops and neighborhood businesses. But in the world of coffe...

Why Does Organic Matter?

Jul 7, 2023

In our last blog we talked about what “organic” means and how Desert Sun provides you with organic coffee, but why do...

What Does Organic Mean and How Do We Do It?

May 29, 2023

You've heard "Organic" a million times, but do you know what it actually means? How do you know that the products yo...

Going to the Specialty Coffee Association Expo

Apr 26, 2023

This past weekend our owner Zach and head roaster Brian went to Portland, OR for the Specialty Coffee Association Exp...

Small Scale Coffee Farms VS. Industrial

Apr 19, 2023

Differences between industrial coffee farms and small-scale farms: 1. How the coffee is grown 2. How much the farmer...

Women's History Month

Mar 17, 2023

These are just three stories of how women are making an impact in the world of coffee and we hope that you will join us in supporting their efforts. They are leaders in carbon sequestration and strong defenders of sustainable, organic methods in an industry that is just focused on production and profit.

What is Honey Processed Coffee?

Jun 19, 2022

When we say natural process vs honey process, it's only natural to think that in the latter, honey is used. As it tur...

What is a Carbon Footprint? [Simplified]

May 20, 2022

Just like an actual footprint, each person’s carbon footprint is the print we leave on our planet by any action that ...

What is Carbon Sequestration?

Mar 30, 2022

We are all familiar with the fact that carbon dioxide is the most commonly produced greenhouse gas and that it is the...

How to: Supply coffee to your sustainable business

Mar 24, 2022

Desert Sun as your Personal Roaster With a simplified supply chain, receiving organic, fair trade, delicious coffee t...

Roasting Style Education

Mar 7, 2022

This month we will be exploring some roasting styles, and during you'll get an inside look at a little bit of the sci...

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