Muddy Waters Coffee: Craft-Roasted Coffee for the Discerning Palate

Muddy Waters Coffee is more than just a cup of joe; it's an experience. We are passionate about crafting exceptional coffee that awakens your senses and invigorates your spirit.

Here's what sets us apart:

  • Small-batch roasting: Our expert roaster, Chris, meticulously roasts every batch in our 2002 Diedrich drum roaster, ensuring the perfect balance of flavor and freshness in every cup.
  • Unwavering commitment to quality: We source only the finest 100% USDA certified organic coffee beans from around the world, ensuring a sustainable and ethical supply chain.
  • Diverse flavor profiles: From the comfortingly rich notes of our Humboldt Blend to the bold and adventurous depths of our Vanta roast, we offer a variety of coffees to satisfy every palate.
  • Dedication to sustainability: We are committed to responsible sourcing practices and minimizing our environmental impact.

Muddy Waters Coffee is for those who appreciate the finer things in life. We believe that every cup should be an adventure, a moment of pure indulgence, and a reminder to slow down and savor the simple pleasures.

Join us on this journey of discovery and experience the Muddy Waters difference

Our Promise

Muddy Waters Coffee: Freshness, Quality, and Value - A Promise You Can Taste

At Muddy Waters Coffee, we understand that you crave exceptional coffee without breaking the bank. That's why we've built our brand on a simple promise: delivering fresh, high-quality coffee at an affordable price.

Here's how we keep our promise:

  • Direct sourcing with over 20 years of experience: Our long-standing relationships with farmers allow us to source premium beans directly, cutting out unnecessary middlemen and ensuring fair prices for both growers and consumers.
  • Small-batch roasting, five days a week: We roast our coffee in small batches using traditional methods, guaranteeing exceptional flavor and peak freshness in every cup. By roasting frequently, we can ship out the freshest coffee possible, right to your doorstep.
  • Passionate about quality, dedicated to affordability: Our master roaster, Chris Nichols, brings over 25 years of expertise to ensure the perfect roast profile for each bean, unlocking its full potential without compromising on value.

Muddy Waters Coffee is more than just a delicious beverage; it's a commitment to quality, freshness, and accessibility. We believe that everyone deserves to experience the joy of a truly exceptional cup, and we're dedicated to making that possible.

Trust the Muddy Waters difference and taste the promise in every sip.

Chris Nichols

Master Roaster

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Here at Muddy Waters Coffee Co., our focus is on getting our customers the best Fair Trade coffee they’ve ever tasted at a price that won’t break the bank.

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We believe in great coffee and doing good in the world. That's why all of our roasts come from plantations that adhere to sustainable farming practices and produce only the highest quality coffee beans.

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Where every sip is an invitation to awaken your senses, ignite your creativity, and embrace the endless possibilities of a new day.

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Vanta: Embrace the Darkest Depths of Flavor

Introducing Vanta, our darkest roast yet, named after Vantablack, the world's blackest material. This coffee, like its namesake, plunges you into a realm of intense and captivating flavors, perfect for adventurous palates.

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Coffee of the Month

Embrace the Unexpected: A Coffee Adventure Every Month

Love exploring new coffee flavors? Our Coffee of the Month subscription is your perfect cup of adventure!

Master Roaster Chris J. Nichols handcrafts a unique and exciting blend every month, ensuring a fresh and surprising coffee experience delivered straight to your door

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Emerald Triangle Gift Pack

Emerald Triangle Gift Pack: A Coffee Adventure for Every Palate

Embark on a delicious journey through California's famed Emerald Triangle with this curated gift pack. Featuring three distinct roasts from Humboldt, Trinity, and Mendocino counties, this pack caters to every coffee lover's preference.

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North Coast Blend:

Embrace the Fog: A Rich & Earthy Morning Ritual

Chase away the chill of foggy Humboldt mornings with our #1 selling Humboldt Blend, a comforting and richly flavored coffee. This unique blend combines beans from Indonesia, Latin America, and Central America, creating a full-bodied cup that warms you from the inside out.

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Unleash the Legend: Bigfoot Blend Coffee

Embark on a bold adventure with Bigfoot Blend, crafted in collaboration with North Coast executive chefs. This robust coffee, reminiscent of the elusive creature itself, is a perfect companion for exploring the majestic redwood forests of Humboldt County.

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Decaf Deep Blues: Rich Flavor, Minus the Buzz

Indulge in the full-bodied decaf experience of Deep Blues, now available in a smooth and satisfying medium roast. This unique blend combines the sweet body of Sumatran beans with the mellow acidity and nutty undertones of Peruvian beans, creating a deeply flavored cup without the caffeine.

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