We started Valiant in the cool rainy months of fall 2014. Like you, our coffee buying experience led us to local shops or speciality grocery stores that often carried well known brands. We'd deliberate bag, brand, origin, hemming and hawing until we'd settle on one and take that sweet little bundle home.
But as time went by, and bags were emptied, we found the reward was less than splendid...
The Valiant Way is a simple one. We respect the bean.
From flower, to cherry, to bean, to cup, the coffee journey can take up to a year, sometimes longer. As roasters, we recognize that the 9-12 minutes these beans are rolling around in the roasting drum, represents less than 1% of the whole journey. It is through this narrow window, we are allowed contribute our craft in an enormously collaborative effort to create an incredible coffee experience for you and your friends and family.