Started in 1986 as a coffee cart, the company has grown tremendously and is distributed throughout much of the American West. That's because they source excellent beans, roast them well (here in Anchorage) and are passionate about the bean! They also offer organic and Fair Trade coffee, for the socially-conscious coffee drinker. They have several locations throughout the city and in downtown, and have knowledgeable baristas pulling shots for espresso drinks. Their drip coffee is good, and they serve up snacks and quick eats. They also have internet access, which is always a plus.