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2013

 "Best Coffeehouse" - In June 2013 Kaldi's Coffee was voted Best Coffeehouse in ALIVE Magazine’s Hot List People’s Choice Awards "Favorite spot for espresso" - Riverfront Times readers chose Kaldi's as the area's favorite spot for espresso as revealed in its Restaurants 2013 guide.

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2012

 "Trailnet Active Living Award" -In December 2012 our Kayak's Cafe was awarded a Bike Friendly award from Trailnet Good Food Awards Best Coffee Finalist -In December 2012 Kaldi's was named as a finalist in the Good Food Awards for the 2nd year in a row "Best Coffee" -In September 2012 the River Front Times named Kaldi's Best Coffee in their annual Best of Awards "Favorite Coffee Roaster" and "Best Coffee in Town" -In July 2012 Sauce Magazine Reader's Choice award named our roastery and cafes in their annual reader's choice awards "Best Coffeehouse" -In July 2012 the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce People's Choice awards named our Chesterfield location best coffeehouse "Best Coffeehouse" -In March of 2012 Inside Columbia Magazine named...

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2011

  "One of the Nations 17 Best Small Coffee Makers" - CNN Money~Fortune -In September 2011, Kaldi's Coffee was recognized as one of the 17 best small coffee makers in the United States by CNN Money "The 45 Best Places for Cocktails, Wine, Beer, and Coffee in St. Louis" - St. Louis Magazine -In June 2011, Kaldi's was recongnized as one of the best places to get coffee in St. Louis by St. Louis Magazine.  "Kaldi's Roaster Selected by the SCAA, to be the Lead Instructor for an International Series of Coffee Roasting and Tasting Classes"  -In December 2011, Andrew Timko, one of Kaldi's Coffee's lead roasters, made a 10-day excursion to China to help educate coffee professionals there on the finer points...

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2010

  "St. Louis' Most Reliable Companies" - Small Business Monthly -In April 2010, Kaldi’s Coffee was nominated as one of “St. Louis’ Most Reliable Companies” by Small Business Monthly. "Favorite Coffee" - St. Louis Business Journal -In March 2010, Kaldi’s Coffee was awarded “Favorite coffee” by the St. Louis Business Journal Reader’s Poll "St. Louis' Most Influential People, Places, Organizations, and Ideas of 2010" - Alive -In February 2010, Kaldi’s Coffee was featured on the Alive Magazine Buzz List  as being one of St. Louis’ most influential people, places, organizations and ideas of 2010. "Best  Place to Get a Cup of Coffee" - Inside Columbia Magazine -In January 2010, Kaldi’s Coffeehouse in Columbia was awarded “best place to get a cup of coffee” by Inside Columbia...

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2009

"Best Place to Get a Cup of Coffee" -Inside Columbia Magazine -In January 2009, Kaldi's Coffeehouse in Columbia was awarded "Best Place to Get a Cup of Coffee" by Inside Columbia Magazine. "Retailer of the Year" -Clayton Chamber of Commerce -In February 2009, Kaldi's Coffeehouse was awarded "Retailer of the Year" award from the Clayton Chamber of Commerce. 4 of the top 7 Baristas at the Midwest Regional Barista Competition -In February 2009, Kaldi's Coffee had 4 of the top 7 baristas at the Midwest Regional Barista Competition. Mike Marquard Placed Top 6 at the United States Barista Competition -In March 2009, Kaldi's own Mike Marquard placed top 6 in the nation in Portland, OR at the United States Barista Competition. Burundi Kinyovu...

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