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Old 05-26-2010, 03:57 PM   #1
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I generally brew coffee at home that I get from the grocery store on sale. Not sayin that I do not appreciate a complex cup o joe, but I'm generally fine with Folgers. I decided to really drive off the LBYM tracks recently and purchased a package of the above organic coffee. I don't know if it's the Arabica beans grown in the shade or not, but that stuff brews a mean pot of blackbrew.

I recommend it.

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Old 05-26-2010, 05:18 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by mickeyd View Post
I recommend it.
LBYM is all fine and good, and it means different things to different folks, but a good cup of coffee is one of those luxuries for which I'm willing to splurge. Then again, I've found that pricier doesn't always mean tastier.

Woah, check out their website - looks like it's run by the lost tribe from Berkley. They even have a drum circle this Thursday night. Keep the People's Republic of Austin Weird baby!

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Yep, they are a bastion of Austin Weirdness. We enjoyed their coffee several years ago, then got a couple of under roasted bags in a row and gave up on them. Glad to hear that they are putting out good coffee again. Maybe we will give them another try.
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