"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 of java, by Matt Sorell, Feast Magazine

"Best Coffee in St. Louis" - River Front Times

In September 2011, Kaldi's Coffee was voted as "Best Coffee in St. Louis" by the River Front TImes

Kaldi's Barista's Take First and Second Place in the South Central Regional Barista Competition

In March 2011, Joe Morracco took first place and Steve Schuh took second place at the SCRBC. Both moved on to represent Kaldi's and the South Central Region at the 2011 United States Barista Competition.