One of the things I appreciate about living in beautiful Charlottesville,
Virginia is the abundance of artisanal products that are high-quality and
produced locally. There’s a vibrant network of people making food, drink, and
physical goods: wineries, chocolate, art, blacksmithing, and much more. Many of
our local producers are recognized worldwide. As a newly minted coffee lover, I
also appreciate the variety and quality of coffee roasters in town and nearby.
Of course, we have to import the beans, but there’s much to the coffee story
after the beans are harvested. Here are some of my favorite local coffee