The Buzz

What's Shakin?

If you follow us on Instagram, you might have seen our coffee milkshake (and if you don’t follow us, what are you waiting for?!  We got a lot of asks about the recipe, so we thought we'd share it w...

HOLY CRAP TEAM.  #blametheshiba

Emiko ate your box! Not really... but we are out of packaging. Thanks 2020!

Change Starts at Home ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽✊🏼✊🏻

Change Starts at Home ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽✊🏼✊🏻

As a company founded by (mostly) white people, we realize that change needs to start at home. Our business has roots in the outdoors.  Exploring natural places enables everyone to see the world in ...

Camping Anyone?

How’s it going my people?  Frothing to get outside on some adventures like I am?  I think this is the longest time I’ve spent in one place since I was a kid.   I’m ready to get out on some (respon...

Coffee+Tunes for the Weekend

Hey Team!  Is it time to stop calling it “quarantine” and just call it the new normal? Hope everyone is staying safe and healthy. I think by now we’re all running out of new things to do close to h...

Bored Yet?

Bored yet? Sick of home workout videos? Kill that sourdough starter you were trying to keep alive? Too many Dalgona Coffees and you fear a dentist visit coming? Welcome to another week of quarantin...

Rona Times with Amy

Rona Times with Amy

Amy here, Alpine Start's In-house Creative/Social Media Director/Sister/MomWe've decided to pass the virtual baton and take turns as a team checking in with our community and I'm first up!

QUARANTINE 2020 Check In

QUARANTINE 2020 Check In

Hope everyone is staying sane—not gonna lie, I’m slowly losing it! I don’t think my house has ever been this clean and not sure I’ve ever made this many home-cooked meals in a row. I’ll refrain fro...



Hey everyone, Wow. Okay. Are you doing alright? Hopefully the kids aren’t using your living room for P.E. class or your roommate hasn’t found a new love for playing really loud video games. We’re a...

Alpine Start Team Gift Guide Pics 2019

Alpine Start Team Gift Pics

If you’re anything like me you’re probably waiting until the last minute to do all your Holiday shopping. Wait no longer! The team at Alpine Start is here to help, and we have gift ideas for everyo...

Saturday Sippings Vol 12

Saturday Sippings Vol 12

Amy here again. I decided to takeover this week as it's Back to School season and I'm the only one on the team who is bout that life.

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Saturday Sippings Vol 11

Today may be one of my favorite Saturdays! August 24 is officially Global Climbing Day 

Alpine Start Instant Coffee Mat Segal Alex Hanifin Start Up Company

Brewing a Business Made of Good Instant Coffee

If you've ever wanted to know more about how Alpine Start came to be and some of the fun things that go on with the brand, check out this profile from Garage Grown Gear! READ ARTICLE

Bri makes Alpine Start Instant Coffee! Coconut Creamer Latte Mountain Coffee

Making coffee in the mountains: the best ways to get your backcountry fix

The problem with being a millennial and living in Seattle is that I need good coffee all the time, and this requirement holds true whether I’m grinding out work on my PhD or waking up at 8,000 fee...

Best Tasting Instant Coffee Alpine Start

Adventure Journal Just Compared 11 Instant Coffee Brands - See How Alpine Start Did!

Check Out What Adventure Journal Had To Say About Alpine Start!

How we got started..

How we got started..

     Have you ever had to wake up and start your day at 3 a.m.? I sure have, many times! Not only do you have to wake up, but you have to organize your gear, motivate your partners, and most import...