Hey there! Welcome to the Stay Civil Blog, a place where we write about things that light a fire in our soul for the people we love. We're discussing topics ranging from coffee education, coffee culture trends, lifestyle, the community of people we serve, and outdoor life. If there's anything you're curious about please let us know, and remember to Stay Civil.

What's Cooking at Civil Goat?

What's Cooking at Civil Goat?
Feel Good Foods is behind the incredible food madness. After countless hours of exploring new recipes, and many creative trial and errors sessions in the kitchen, the ensemble of an ingenious brunch menu was born. Feel Good Foods has a variety of delectable brunch options including specialty toasts, salads, açaí bowls, waffles and more.

We Love Commons Ford

We Love Commons Ford
Located on the west side of Austin is the neighborhood of Austin Lake Hills, where Civil Goat Coffee was born. Commons Ford Ranch Metropolitan Park is a 215-acre park slightly tucked behind Cuernavaca Rd that is comprised of trails eager to be hiked or biked on. It’s right around the corner from Civil Goat…as in two and a half miles away.

Home Brew Methods – French Press vs. Chemex

Home Brew Methods – French Press vs. Chemex
Let’s talk about some of the distinct differences between two kinds of home brew methods – the French Press; an immersion brew method, and a Chemex; a pour over brew method. You might choose one brew method over another due convenience or time, amount of coffee you’d like to brew, craftiness you’d like to dedicate, or if you’d prefer a bolder cup over a brighter cup.