Coffee Spotlight

Spotlight: Ethiopia Heirloom Blend

March 02, 2021

Our Certified Organic Ethiopia Heirloom Blend combines the best of the country's different growing seasons and varieties for one great single-origin coffee.


Melkam Genna!

January 07, 2021

It's Ethiopian Christmas and we're exploring the traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony.

The Groundwork Brew Bash

September 13, 2016

After much anticipation, this Friday, September 16, Groundwork Coffee Co. will finally open its doors in Portland! First up: Upper...

El Segundo Family Campout

August 09, 2016

There’s nothing like camping out with family under the summer stars. Enter El Segundo Family Camp Out — an event...

BrunchCon 2016

August 09, 2016

This Sunday, come join us at BrunchCon — a day-long event devoted to the greatest of all meals. There will...

But First . . . Brunch!

July 22, 2016

You have only two opportunities, so you better make your weekend brunch count. This is where Groundwork comes in. Our...

Upping Our Market Game

July 22, 2016

This weekend, your Farmer’s Market experience just got more delicious! In addition to serving your favorite coffee and house-made baked...

Roaster's Corner

A Peek Behind The Groundwork Curtain

December 31, 2014

So, where do we keep all of our coffee? Those of you who have visited our little warehouse nestled in...

Roaster's Corner

Just Landed — Organic Brazil Fazenda Camocim!

October 24, 2014

I had known about Brazil’s Fazenda Camocim region for years before I met Henrique, but primarily for its “famous” Jacu...

Roaster's Corner

The Moment of Truth: Roasting

April 11, 2012

A raw, un-roasted coffee bean isn’t much to look at. It’s faded, greenish, small and kind of shriveled, with a...