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We are the Cross Country Coffee Roadshow . A podcast traveling the country, beginning this year with Route 66 . We will be looking for not only the best cup of coffee but the reason these communities are so special. We will visit/celebrate independent coffee houses and broadcast the interviews with owners ,baristas, local musicians and community advocates. Come along with us on this audio adventure to great and unique coffee shops across the country.

We are the Cross Country Coffee Roadshow . A podcast traveling the country, beginning this year with Route 66 . We will be looking for not only the best cup of coffee but the reason these communities are so special. We will visit/celebrate independent coffee houses and broadcast the interviews with owners ,baristas, local musicians and community advocates. Come along with us on this audio adventure to great and unique coffee shops across the country.
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We are the Cross Country Coffee Roadshow . A podcast traveling the country, beginning this year with Route 66 . We will be looking for not only the best cup of coffee but the reason these communities are so special. We will visit/celebrate independent coffee houses and broadcast the interviews with owners ,baristas, local musicians and community advocates. Come along with us on this audio adventure to great and unique coffee shops across the country.

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Episodes

Catmosphere Part 1-034 CCCRS

10/13/2019
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RESCUE AT LAGUNA BEACH Episode 34 Part 1 381 Forest Avenue Laguna Beach, CA 92651 Way too much fun for one episode, its double the catastic adventure this week at Catmosphere in Laguna Beach California. Don't mess with a recovering attorney when she is on a mission. And why are we talking wills in a Cat Cafe? By the way, is your’s up to date? What should you include in this document may be a surprise to you, after you listen to her story. Oh, isn't this kitty cute,"Ill take it. Not so fast...

Duration:00:47:51

Tim is Making Great Coffee Part 2-033 CCCRS

10/6/2019
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PRICE ON SANITY Episode 33 Part 2 Tim is Making Great Coffee - aka Coast Coffee & Tea 31431 Rancho Viejo San Juan Capistrano In this weeks concluding episode at Tim is Making Great Coffee/Coast Coffee and Tea, we tackle the double edged sword of social media. How do you handle a negative review? Tim explains the best marketing tools for a business, what to do right, and the mistakes he has made along the way. What do you need for motivation, and what your budget should be to open a coffee...

Duration:00:41:02

Tim is Making Great Coffee Part 1-032 CCCRS

9/29/2019
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PRICE ON SANITY Episode 32 part 1 Tim is Making Great Coffee - aka Coast Coffee & Tea 31431 Rancho Viejo San Juan Capistrano Tim is Making Great Coffee is a unique coffee shop to say the least. This is truly a one man show. From the tech industry, to culinary school Tim is doing what he loves. As the sole owner,operator,barista and chef of this coffee shop he wears many different hats. How did a hurricane in Hawaii affect this entrepreneur? He shared his thoughts on third wave coffee,needing...

Duration:00:40:12

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Part 2-031 CCCRS

9/15/2019
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THE 23RD STEP Episode 31 Part 2 Bird Rock Coffee Roasters 2212 Carmel Valley Rd. Del Mar, CA This week we are back at Bird Rock Coffee Roasters for part two. We had an in depth discussion about the coffee business, and what it takes to open a new store. Why do some startups fail while others succeed? Finding an under-served area is the first criteria, but making sure they maintain the high level of quality, both in coffee and staff, is equally as important. Their goal is to represent the...

Duration:00:48:14

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Part 1-030 CCCRS

9/6/2019
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TRIPPED AND FELL INTO COFFEE Episode 30 Part 1 Bird Rock Coffee Roasters 2212 Carmel Valley Rd. Del Mar CA. Coffee drinkers have different ideas of perfection. For some it's the type of roast, while for others its the search for origin, fair-direct trade or a specific blend. Do you now how to use your local owner or barista to choose and prepare your favorite mouth watering elixir? Does your favorite coffee shop give back to the community and to the farmers who grow and produce the beans...

Duration:00:47:32

Metropolis-Metro Cafe Part 2 – 029 CCCRS

2/25/2019
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METROPOLIS-METRO CAFE, 603 Arizona Avenue, Santa Monica, CA DONATIONS, DOMINOS, and the SHOTGUN CHILI PLATES, Episode 29, part two. How did this weeks coffee shop rise to the level of CNN International’s attention? In the print media,what the Guardian had to say will not surprise anyone who is a regular or wanders into the shop for the first time. This is a place where truly, as the Buddhists say, there is “peace on the corner”. Lots going on in this wonderful and welcoming gathering space....

Duration:00:58:11

Metropolis-Metro Cafe Part 1 – 028 CCCRS

2/24/2019
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METROPOLIS-METRO CAFE, 603 Arizona Avenue, Santa Monica, CA DONATIONS, DOMINOS, and the SHOTGUN CHILI PLATES, Episode 28 part one. What? No prices on the menu board? Is this some kind of scam, a hidden socialist agenda and how can they possibly make a profit? What brought them to think that this was a good business plan, and how is that working out? Along with the menu items with no price, Metropolis is also judgment free. Do you feel welcome yet? If being treated like long lost friends is...

Duration:00:53:12

Jones Coffee Roasters Part 2 – 027 CCCRS

2/15/2019
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JONES COFFEE ROASTERS 693 S Raymond Rd. Pasadena, California HOOTIE HOO, ROASTERS, and the DOMINATRIX, episode 27, part two. It all started with Finca Dos Marias (“the farm of the two Marias”), where in the 1870's the Jones Family began producing some of the best coffee in the country in the highlands of Guatemala. Just how many notes are there in each cup of coffee. Renowned roaster Rafael at this coffee and roastery knows. This is a true deep dive into the “art and science” of roasting. Is...

Duration:00:55:02

Jones Coffee Roasters Part 1 – 026 CCCRS

2/10/2019
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JONES COFFEE ROASTERS 693 S Raymond Rd. Pasadena, California HOOTIE HOO, ROASTERS, and the DOMINATRIX, episode 26, part one. From Guatemalan plantation, green beans to harvest to roasting to your next cup of black coffee, Jones Coffee and Roasters is the whole package. Chuck Jones Owner. Why does the staff at Jones periodically ask Chuck to go on to green tea for a while. Cupping and opting out of the spittoon may hold the answer. Just where is Chuck when he is not in the store and receiving...

Duration:00:53:52

Sanctuary Coffee – 025 CCCRS

1/27/2019
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Sanctuary Coffee, Claremont, California COFFEE, CHURCH AND COMMUNITY, episode 25 How does a man get on board with a vision of blending a church with a coffee store? What's the difference,and does it matter to the average consumer? This segment may challenge your views of what church is. Whether you are an atheist, agnostic, or believer, this coffee shop may be for you. Even religious skeptics may be surprised at what they find inside Sanctuary Coffee. Follow up for further enlightenment in...

Duration:00:54:04

Klatch Coffee – 024 CCCRS

1/16/2019
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KLATCH COFFEE, Rancho Cucamonga,California KLATCHAHOLICS AND CUCAMONGA, Episode 24 This week we are in Rancho Cucamonga,California at Klatch Coffee,( or Coffee Klatch just ask a local what that is all about). A coffee klatch is defined as a casual social gathering for coffee and conversation.This store sure meets that description in either way you say it! Award winning roaster, baristas,direct trade and coffee shop. They also have locations in Ontario, San Dimas, and Redondo Beach...

Duration:00:50:24

Brewed Awakenings Part Two – 023 CCCRS

1/1/2019
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BREWED AWAKENINGS, Williams, Arizona LOVE LOSS AND U-TURNS Episode 23 part 2 In part two you will meet the major reason for the spirit,soul and direction behind Brewed Awakenings and why her young daughters, in last weeks episode, brought out such emotion and maturity. This week you are introduced to their mother Devin Maebe. She has advice for anyone opening a new business,do your best work trust the locals, and Yelp isn’t always an accurate representation of what the general public really...

Duration:00:53:19

Brewed Awakenings Part One – 022 CCCRS

12/30/2018
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BREWED AWAKENINGS, Williams, Arizona LOVE LOSS AND U-TURNS Episode 22 part 1 When you are an accomplished musician and songwriter,and someone says you should be a pastor what's your first reaction? Maybe laughter? Incredulous?? What happens to a family and relationship when faced with a horrific medical diagnosis in a child. A world traveler with a keen observation of humanity realized people needed more than just a band aid fix for their lives. Listen as Andre describes how to dissolve the...

Duration:00:49:17

White Dove Coffee – 021 CCCRS

12/17/2018
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WHITE DOVE COFFEE, Flagstaff, Arizona, PEACE, MICROSOFT AND THE WEIRDO NET, Episode 21 Leaving organized religion behind in a search for truth, from ministry to the religion of coffee,come along and learn about esoteric discussions,”heretics” and what that journey can entail. Set in an unassuming strip mall that you could easily drive by, walk in this business’s front door and become a “guest” more than a customer. How did they get here and just why is this locally popular coffee store,with...

Duration:00:58:56

Cirque Coffee Roasters – 013 CCCRS

12/12/2018
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CIRQUE COFFEE ROASTERS, Tulsa, Oklahoma. IT’S ALL ABOUT THE COFFEE! EPISODE 13 What did two teenagers who loved coffee do with their dream. Join us this week at Cirque as we meet the ultimate coffee geeks, who before the age of 24 have opened a very popular and unique coffee shop and whose goal is to have one of the premiere coffee stores in the country. Without steps or an elevator, just how do you get to your second floor office? Build it and they will come, as the newest co owner, and...

Duration:00:58:48

Sipp Shoppe – 020 CCCRS

12/10/2018
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COFFEE ON THE CORNER IN WINSLOW ARIZONA, Episode 20 What kind of person does it take to own, and run a very successful coffee shop without ever having tasted coffee? Tyler Myers, the manager, artfully describes the how this seeming incongruity can take place. Returning to the United States after living in Brazil for two years and forgetting to speak English at the TSA counter could have repercussions. Just how does a barista handle the question “Do you have smokes, and beer”? at seven in the...

Duration:00:52:27

Michael Thomas Coffee Roasters – 019 CCCRS

12/2/2018
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MICHAEL THOMAS COFFEE ROASTERS, Albuquerque, New Mexico. COMMUNITY SHAPES the SHOP Episode 19. Albuquerque, a city of diversity, and great coffee, not to mention no flooding, and tremendous weather. That’s why we chose three coffee shops, and stayed two days! Our third coffee shop was Michael Thomas Coffee Roasters, which has two locations, each with its own flavor. Every person interviewed and chosen at random were long time devotees of Michael Thomas. This coffee shop is a family business...

Duration:00:58:36

Espresso Fino and Helix Coffee and Yoga – 018 CCCRS

11/20/2018
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ESPRESSO FINO and HELIX COFFEE and YOGA, Albuquerque New Mexico GREEN JOE, YOGA, AND THE COFFEE WHISPERER,Episode 18 The remote recordings this week come fast and furious, from the Railyards to multiple stores in Albuquerque,New Mexico. A coffee town that is just figuring out how great they are. Get in on the ground floor, what a delightful ride! Don't take our word for how great the coffee is here,read what Mental Floss, the magazine,has to say about Espresso Fino. Is it science,gestalt or...

Duration:00:57:59

806 Coffee and Lounge – 017 CCCRS

11/12/2018
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806 COFFEE AND LOUNGE, Amarillo, Texas COMMUNITY, ART, CANCER AND SYNESTHESIA Episode 17 806 is not your “typical” coffee shop. No prescribed dress code, or plastic,robotic “Welcome to 806, how may I help you”. You will however be treated with respect, and more often than not be greeted by name, and given the perfect cup of joe. Pretentious it ain't ! This coffee shop is the poster child for social justice, and promoting the arts. The folks we met are all regulars and came here for specific...

Duration:00:57:51

Percolating Politics – 016 CCCRS

11/6/2018
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PERCOLATING POLITICS Route 66 USA VOTING IN AMERICA Episode 16 In honor of this year's midterm elections, CCCRS has brought together previous political interviews from our season thus far. These Percolating Politics anonymized and randomized interviews conducted across the length of America at Coffee Stores, on Route 66,give voice to the red,blue and purple opinions of real Americans. Explaining if they are going to vote,why or why not and what is the issue that is troubling them most! .You...

Duration:00:51:56