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jeffandnat Dec 5, 2013 08:43 AM

Does anyone know where I can find whole bean Blue Bottle coffee for home use in LA?

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    js76wisco RE: jeffandnat Dec 5, 2013 09:36 AM

    I order online. Its convenient. The shipping adds to the cost obviously since I only order 1 bag at a time for freshness.

    1. MaladyNelson RE: jeffandnat Dec 5, 2013 04:33 PM

      This doesn't help you immediately, but Blue Bottle is going to open a couple of LA locations: Abbot Kinney (Venice) and Hayden Tract (Culver City). Shouldn't be too long of a wait.

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        latindancer RE: jeffandnat Dec 5, 2013 05:15 PM

        Angela's Coffee on W. Sunset.

        Nice little independent place and the only bean they use is Blue Bottle.
        Also, Proof Bakery in Atwater Village.

        I purchase, when I'm in the mood for Blue Bottle, either one of these places for whole beans.

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          medrite RE: latindancer Dec 6, 2013 09:51 AM

          Great to know, thanks for the heads up!

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            sel RE: latindancer Dec 7, 2013 09:29 AM

            I'm a regular at Proof Bakery and both locations of Cognoscenti Coffee and have never seen Blue Bottle Coffee there. Many other wonderful roasters are offered though. Best new bakery and coffee selection in Southern California as far as I'm concerned!

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              latindancer RE: sel Dec 8, 2013 08:57 AM

              <have never seen Blue Bottle Coffee there>

              Look closer.
              I purchase my beans from them regularly…
              Yesterday, as a matter of fact, around noon when they bring out their iconic sandwiches and chocolate chip cookies.

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                french roast RE: latindancer Dec 18, 2013 09:40 AM

                Okay, now I'm confused: I live close to Proof, so was on my way there and called to make sure they had some Blue Bottle in stock. The woman who answered the phone said that they didn't sell it. So close yet so far!

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            jeffandnat RE: jeffandnat Dec 7, 2013 09:52 AM

            Thanks for the info. everyone!

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              AlkieGourmand RE: jeffandnat Dec 7, 2013 07:31 PM

              Barista Society in downtown LA is yet another place.

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