Sidecar Coffee Roasters

Type: Roaster

Produces: Coffee

Location: Cedar Falls, IA

Miles from Coop: 54

“You deserve better coffee.”

Sidecar’s handcrafted coffee is roasted in small batches in Cedar Falls, Iowa, resulting in an ultra-fresh product with a difference you can taste in the cup.

Owner Jeff Vander Zanden prizes traceability, taking origin trips to visit coffee producers in Mexico and beyond. He’s also experimenting with direct trade, a transaction that not only puts more money in the farmers’ hands, but also builds a beneficial connection between the grower and the roaster. It all adds up to better coffee in your cup.

Featured at the Co-op deli!


Sidecar Coffee Roasters Products

Checkout these great products from Sidecar Coffee Roasters

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Cold Brew Blend Coffee

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Project Blend Coffee

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Kick-Start Espresso

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Sumatra Special Dark Coffee

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Almost French Roast Coffee

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Nicaragua Special Dark Coffee

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Ethiopia Coffee


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