Category Archives: Coffee News

Starting Your Own Private Label Coffee Company

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When starting a private label coffee business there are many things that need to be considered. For the purpose of this post, I will identify a few items to help get you started and on the path. For the tldr crowd, see the bullet list below. Private Label Coffee In a Nutshell Identify your target […]

Iced Coffee Made Easy (and Fun)

Story & pictures by Ken Taylor Iced Coffee Made Easy (and Fun) I find that many coffee lovers don’t realize how fun and easy iced coffee can be. There are so many different ways it can be done. If you do a Google search and start clicking on links, you’ll probably find different instructions at […]

Christopher Peneguy and Stevie Guillory’s mission: caffeinate the world

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GABRIELLE BRAUD | @GABRIELLEBRAUD MAY 11, 2016 | BUSINESS (Photo by Don Kadair) At the end of a long week, Stevie Guillory and Christopher Peneguy can usually be found in their warehouse, garage door rolled open, some Jimmy Buffett music playing and the aroma of freshly brewed coffee filling the 1,500 square-foot-space on Airline Highway. […]

Get Caffeinated with Cafeciteaux Coffee Roasters

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Published Feb 15th, 2016 by Sydney Blanchard Stevie Guillory and Chris Peneguy, the co-founders of Cafeciteaux Coffee Roasters based in Baton Rouge, met when they lived across the street from each other. The two became friends, and it was inevitable that after a couple of beers they’d dream up all sorts of potential business ventures. […]

Why you don’t see Cafeciteaux on other coffee subscription sites

I’m asked from time to time to join in on this new trend in coffee subscription services.  I get several phone calls and emails a month and I try to be nice and listen to what they have to say.  It’s a flaw that I’m working on.  Then the guy on the other end of […]

Cafeciteaux was ranked in the Top 25 coffee companies in the world!

We apparently are one of the top 25 coffee companies in world!  This is coming from the, but hey, I’ll take it. excerpt from “List of best coffee brands in the world – Top 25 best coffee companies worldwide in the USA, UK, Austria, Belgium, India, Germany, Australia, Croatia, Italy, Switzerland and Canada. […]

Two Baton Rouge Neighbors Are Leading A New Brew Trend

Published June 2015 The Guillorys and the Peneguys live just across the street from one another. Their daughters grew up together, and camaraderie flows freely between the households. (“When I make dinner on the weekends,” said Guillory, “it’s understood that I’m making extra for [the Peneguy family] too.”) [Read More]

Big Flavor in Small Batch Brewing

Published August 14, 2014 It’s fitting that Chris Peneguy and Stevie Guillory sold their first bag of locally roasted coffee on July 4th. After all, Cafeciteaux is a celebration of independence, not only across America but right here in the Bayou State, where a melting pot culture has produced unique flavors and traditions. [Read More]

Cafeciteaux looks to bring quality coffee to B.R.

Published Jul 17, 2014 at 9:58 am (Updated Jul 17, 2014) Locals Christopher Peneguy and Stevie Guillory have been home-roasting coffee beans for a few years now. After surprising themselves with the results, they started eyeing the Baton Rouge market. “You couldn’t buy what we were making,” Peneguy says. “It made sense to try to […]