Monthly Archives: December 2017

Welcome to Makawao Coffee Co.!

Overlook of the Makawao Coffee Co.

Aloha friends! We welcome you to Makawao Coffee Co.. From our coffee-loving hearts to yours, we are proud to offer you one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted Makawao Coffee, direct from eastern Maui. Our coffee beans grow in the heart of upcountry, on the Northwest slope of a volcano called Haleakala. Makawao (pronounced MAH-kah-wow) means “edge of the rainforest” […]

A Brief Journey Through Hawaii’s Coffee History

Polynesian - Makawao Coffee

Hawaiian coffee is loved around the world and has a rich and complex history dating back to the early 1800s. Hawaii is the only state in the U.S. with the appropriate climate and altitude to produce a commercial coffee crop. Hawaii’s agricultural and cultural past has many nuances that won’t be covered here, but let’s […]