Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras

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What goes better with pancakes than … coffee? If you’re hosting a Shrove Tuesday / Mardi Gras Pancake event – serve & sell Haitian coffee !  Add some Haitian chocolate & make it a real party. Biggest winners?  Haiti’s small producers.  Learn more about adding Haitian coffee & chocolate to your fund raising arsenal. 10 Things you didn’t know about Shrove Tuesday (or pancakes): Eating pancakes on Shrove Tuesday is more than 1,000 years old and was was first adopted by the Irish where Lent meant … Read More

Haitian Chocolate (and raw cacao for #beantobar)

haitian cacao criollo

Certified organic Haitian chocolate (cacao) is a livelihood for thousands; learn how we’re leveraging the world’s hunger for chocolate to benefit small producers in Haiti.  If you’re a bean to bar maker, order a 3 pound sample of raw (unroasted) Haitian cacao. In early 2015,  Singing Rooster began working with a small farmer cacao cooperative in Haiti.   Like our work with coffee farmers, we’re supporting autonomy-building by assisting cacao producers to farm better crops, build better businesses.  We bring proceeds back from chocolate bar sales … Read More

Rooster’s New Website

singing rooster new website

We’re Singing Rooster & We have a New Website We’ve been working on our new site for longer than we’d like to admit.  We’ve been busy assisting Haiti’s small producers for years:  Haitian coffee & Cacao farmers in particular. It’s done (well, mostly because these things are never really done). We hope the new streamlined site allows for easier shopping — especially wholesale orders (there’s a quick, 1-page shop feature we’re really proud of). We appreciate you suffering along with our growing pains & apologize in … Read More

Haitian Coffee Now in Canada

Haitian coffee – Canada

Haitian coffee – Canada We’re partnering with a Canadian rooster, er roaster, to provide our friends north of the border delicious Haitian coffee.  We carefully roast — so beans don’t get too dark & lose flavor (dark shiny beans are great for photos, not for drinking). Canadians can now enjoy a daily cup of Haitian coffee without expensive shipping costs. Tasting notes : Deep, smoky-taste with hints of attractive bittersweet flavors.  Creamy dark, rich & smooth. Our retail options launch soon but our wholesale is … Read More