Our Company

Founding Fathers Products was founded in 2009 by entrepreneur Phil Knutsen with the mission to help keep America strong one product at a time by creating superior American-made products who’s profits support American military families. Founding Fathers donates 50% of all profits to support our American military families.

Founding Fathers Products launched its first product line of American lager beer in 2011 consisting of superior tasting lagers formulated by three of the leading lager brewmasters in the U.S. The product is currently licensed in 8 states and plans national distribution in 2017.

Founding Fathers Coffees were launched in June, 2016 and are currently available nationally through leading online retailers and major retail locations. Founding Fathers Coffees are high quality gourmet coffees that are priced below many industry leaders, offering tremendous value for consumers. The coffees are available in a number of formats including single serve brew cups, bag ground roast and whole bean varieties. Learn more at www.foundingfatherscoffees.com

Our Coffees

We strive to offer the same consistent gourmet quality coffees time after time.

To craft exceptional coffees, we start with exceptional beans and conduct physical testing on bean size, moisture and density. We also conduct multiple sensory evaluations to match our flavor profiles on the critical characteristics of aroma, flavor, acidity, body, aftertaste, uniformity and balance.

With precision roasting technology and equipment, we roast each variety to guarantee maximum, consistent coffee flavor. We utilize state-of-the-art laser technology to analyze coffee particle size for optimal extraction of flavor. Our advanced blending system delivers delicious roasts to match our precise flavor profiles. Our coffee is packaged almost immediately after roasting and we carefully remove any oxygen to assure your coffee stays roaster fresh.

Our Cause

Donations are administered through our national partners:

The American Legion: The American Legion is committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.

 

Folds of Honor: Freedom isn’t Free. The mission of Folds of Honor is singular and focused: Provide educational scholarships to the children and spouses of fallen or disabled American military — the heroes who stand guard over our freedom. Our motto says it best: We will leave no family behind on the field of battle.