ChickenSwitch Coffee

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Fall Reading Club Limited Edition Box

Fall Reading Club Limited Edition Box

Fall Reading Club Limited Edition Box

Our Fall 2017 Reading Club Box is here!

Shipping included. Coffee is whole bean. Please note contents may vary from those pictured above.

Our Featured Nonprofit 

Purple Dot Yoga Project is our featured nonprofit for September 2017! Their mission is to use yoga to support and empower trauma survivors and raise awareness about domestic violence and relationship abuse. @purpledotyogaproject


Featured Roast

Discover our September feature!

Nicaragua El Mirador

September 2017 // Featured Roast

Country  Nicaragua - @visitanicaragua

Region  Jinotega

Farm  El Mirador

Farmer  Jose Francisco

Altitude  1400 m.

Varieties  Caturra, Catuai, Pacamara, and Maragogype

About  El Mirador is a farm owned by Jose Francisco and his family. Jose's farm is located in a unique microclimate, a bit cooler, resulting in a late harvest and increased time to maturity. 


Our Cafe

Visit our 100% donation based bicycle cafe, currently situated in El Paso, Texas!
Drink what you want, Donate what you feel.


Lalo Elan @laloelan
200 S. Sante Fe Street
El Paso, Texas 79901



Tuesday-Saturday: 1-7 pm
@lastthursdaysep: 1-11 pm


C.S Coffee

An adventure that began in Italy 1883. Our brand builds on what John M. Taranto began when he arrived in New York City in 1912. Born in 1883 in Alicudi, Italy he was the oldest of 12 children. In 1927 John (Giovanni) and his brothers opened the Taranto Brothers Grocery store in upstate New York.

Carrying on the Taranto family legacy is Ian, the great-grandson of Salvatore Angelo Taranto. Ian is an upstate New York native and sponsored athlete.

Monica, who completed a solo 4,000 mile bicycle tour across the USA, is busy training for her next expedition: a 350 mile non-stop self-sufficient foot race across the Arctic Circle.

ChickenSwitch Coffee's unique name has its origins in both of our founders past careers as bike messengers. The term 'ChickenSwitch' was used to describe a certain bicycle mechanism. Since the love of bicycles has been central to their life stories they thought it only fitting to combine it with their love of coffee.

Famiglia is everything.

Co-Founders Monica and Ian

Co-Founders Monica and Ian

"Quality and tradition don't die. Quality has helped us to endure for a long time." -Angelo Taranto


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"You cannot describe the passion, you can only live it." -Enzo Ferrari