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Mother's Day: Rachelle Owen

By Jess Bernhart

Mother's Day: Rachelle Owen

This Mother's Day, we're celebrating Rachelle Owen: artist, teacher, and mom to Josh Owen, Revelator's CEO and founder, and Travis Owen, our CFO. Rachelle lives in Berkeley, CA and is a talented quilter. Her distinctive quilts hang on the walls of Revelator Coffee in Birmingham, Charleston, Nashville, New Orleans, and Atlanta, a unique and personal gift for each store.  This Mother's Day, we asked Rachelle about art, design, and family.

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Love and Happiness: Revelator & Xocolatl

By Joey Sevin

Love and Happiness: Revelator & Xocolatl

It’s difficult to name a more iconic duo than coffee and chocolate. This December, Revelator teamed up with Atlanta-based small-batch chocolatier, Xocolatl, to present an epicurean’s dream: their Love + Happiness blood orange and raspberry infused dark chocolate, and our Gatare single origin with notes of blackberry jam, hibiscus and brown sugar.

Revelator Coffee’s Eden Marie Abramowicz met with Elaine Read and Matt Weyandt, the husband and wife team behind Xocolatl, to talk about process, development, and the many commonalities between specialty coffee and chocolate. Much like Revelator’s coffee, sourcing the right cacao for their confectionary begins with a tightly-woven community of dedicated farmers.

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