Friday, February 20, 2009

New Store Location

JAVA & Co. is now showcased within Crafter's Village in Peru, Illinois.
  • Located off I-80, Exit 75 at 1220 37th Street in Peru, Illinois.
  • If you get lost, be sure to call (815) 224-8126.
  • Open 7 Days a Week!
Crafter's Village offers gifts, home decor and collectibles with a motto - always something new, always something different. They have an expansive store and collection - furniture, pottery, fabric, silk florals, garden items, candles of every scent, size and description, a specialty food section and handmade fudge counter. The owners are knowledgeable, charming and very helpful. If you can't find what you're looking for here, either you're not looking hard enough or I'm pretty sure it doesn't exist!

To introduce our specialty syrups, we will be featuring a day of complimentary sampling - meet the owner - sample the syrups - shop the village! Specific day and time to follow.

Be sure to stop by our JAVA & Co. Collection - located near the entrance by the fudge counter and specialty foods. Our signature coffee-infused syrups, handmade biscotti, JAVA snack bars and handcrafted gift crates will be waiting for you. The selection of items may vary from month to month in order to eventually feature our entire product line at this location.

As always, you can order from our complete JAVA collection online by visiting Guest order pick-up in Henry, Illinois is always FREE (by appointment) or have it delivered right to your door - just pay the shipping charge.

We will keep you updated as we enter new marketplaces - for your shopping convenience!

Friday, February 6, 2009


The intense aroma of fresh roasted coffee beans.

The sound of the rich coffee beans nestling into the grinder.

The soft whirring of the grinder as we begin the fresh grind.

The ingredients combine and the delicate process begins.

The decadent fragrance explodes from the small batch syrup.

The smooth, sweet, dark liquid – hand poured into specialty bottles.

JAVA & Co. Small Batch Recipes
Gourmet Coffee-Infused Syrups

What makes JAVA & Co. syrups so special?

JAVA & Co. syrups are new, innovative and best of all – they taste incredible!

JAVA Syrup is made from fresh roasted coffee beans without corn syrups, fillers or added preservatives. A syrup without corn syrup? Really? Really!! The results? Pure, decadent flavor.

Syrup made from coffee…not just for coffee.

Made in the U.S.A.

What do I do with them?

What do you want to do with them?! The possibilities are endless...

· Breakfast Topping – oatmeal, pancakes, waffles.
· Dessert Topping – ice cream, fudge brownies, cinnamon bread pudding, tiramisu.
· Beverage Ingredient – add to hot chocolate, mocha milkshakes.
· Entrees - glaze for meats and seafood's.

Use anywhere you want rich flavor – with an easy application.

Are they really for me? I’m not a gourmet chef, in fact, I barely cook.

Yes! The syrups were designed for you!

They are perfect for:

· Kitchen Novices
· People on the go
· Working Professionals
· Busy Moms and Dads
· Foodies
· Party Planners
· Chefs & Catering Professionals
· People who just love food - gourmet, restaurant, from a package or take-out menu!

We’ve done all of the work for you.
Recipe Ideas and Suggestions are included on our website. If you can pour out of a bottle, then you can create decadent menu items in a flash!

· Hand made.
· Hand bottled.
· Hand labeled.
· Prepared in a Licensed, Illinois State Approved Kitchen.

Small Batch Recipes, from our mixing bowl to your table…what could be easier?!

Who are the founders of JAVA & Co.?

Brian and I are a husband and wife team with over 20 years combined experience in the food, beverage, restaurant and hospitality industry. Growing up in Oregon and expanding our culinary knowledge with years in New York City and Las Vegas, we bring our talents, experience, passion and love of food to our new company – JAVA & Co.