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Saxon Roasters, a family-owned micro-roasting Coffee Roaster

A project in Wethersfield, CT by Jim Gleason

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Starting a family owned small business. A micro-roasting, small batch, handmade Coffee Roasting Company. Saxon Roasters.
Backers: 30
Average Pledge Per Backer: $187

Funded: $5,615 of $5,300
Dates: Jun 7th -> Jul 7th (30 days)
Project By: Jim Gleason
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Latest News


June 26th - via:
As you are all aware of, i am currently working out of a small BEHMOR coffee roaster, banging out different origins of coffee for family, friends and friends of friends. I have been selling the coffee in 75 gram "sample" packs and in 1 pound bags.... (Read More)

It is a beautiful day!

June 25th - via:
Posting an update.Worked with a wonderful salesperson at EZ-UP shelter company. She did a wonderful job taking me through their products and pricing for new businesses. Really excited for when Saxon Roasters goes out to Farmers markets looking FIRST... (Read More)

Busy as Bees here at Saxon Roasters

June 16th - via:
I am reminded this morning of a Beatles song. My good friend Andy Whyte would be proud of me. With a Little Help From My Friends. We have been busy ordering coffee, roasting it to different levels, getting... (Read More)

What to look forward to !

June 11th - via:
Thank you very much, we have come a long way in a short time. This is what we can look forward to.¬† This is what SAXON ROASTERS will be all about........QUALITY. ¬†Fresh is Best. We will search the globe for the very best raw coffee beans we can... (Read More)

Unbelieveable first day. Let's keep the train rolling!

June 9th - via:
I am truly humbled by Day 1 of our campaign. Thank you very much for believing in me. I also believe in myself. We will make this dream come true. My father instilled in me to WORK HARD, it resonates with me to this day. The Gleason family started... (Read More)

A Small sample of what is to come....Mexico Chiapas

June 8th - via:
A picture of a Specialty coffee from the Mexican region of Chiapas. Widely know as Mexico's most famous growing region. This is what SAXON ROASTERS will be!. Excellence. Thank you. Mexico Chiapas  (Read More)

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