Be American Made

Celebrating American-made products and those that produce them.


2023-06-09 Home Goods Beverage
Summer and hot weather is fast approaching. Do you have a way to keep your drinks cold and your hands dry while enjoying your beverages in the sun? You might want to take a look at Tervis drinkware. Founder John C. Winslow loved the outdoors. He wanted to enjoy his cold beverages while outside without getting his hands wet in the process. This desire led him to the work of Frank Cotter and G. Continue reading

Native American Coffee

2023-04-27 Beverage Food
There can truly be nothing more American than a Native American. There may be no coffee more American than that produced by the Native American Coffee company. Native American Coffee is owned by Native Americans and the coffee is roasted by Native Americans. We are proud of our heritage and the land we travel. The company is owned and operated by Bill McClure, a proud Muscogee Nation Citizen. Obviously, we love coffee. Continue reading

Black Rifle Coffee

2022-10-31 Beverage
Black Rifle Coffee Company may be the most American company around today. Black Rifle Coffee Company is a Veteran-founded coffee company serving premium coffee to people who love America. Founded in 2014 by former U.S. Army Green Beret Evan Hafer, Black Rifle Coffee Company has seen an impressive period of growth in the 8 years since. Much of that can be attributed to the way the company presents itself. Unapologetically American. Continue reading

Fire Dept. Coffee

2022-10-19 Beverage
Fire Department Coffee employs a dedicated team of firefighters, first responders and coffee experts to roast the perfect coffee for you from their home in Rockford, IL. American Made, in this case, means American Roasted! Fire Department Coffee is run by active and retired firefighters, including our operations officer and chief coffee roaster. Who better to be in charge of the roasters than qualified firefighters! Fire Dept Coffee offers a full suite of coffees to match whatever you prefer. Continue reading

Jack Daniel's

2022-10-07 Alcohol Beverage
As we enter in to the weekend it makes sense to feature a true American Legend, Jack Daniel’s. The Jack Daniel’s Story tells how the company was founded in 1866 by Jasper Newton Daniel, more commonly known as Jack. The first registered distillery within the United States. We’ve been bottling Tennessee spring water since 1866. With some notable modifications, of course. What is the key to the success of Jack Daniel’s Whiskey ? Continue reading

WV Great Barrel Company

The WV Great Barrel Company has one of the best stories we have seen. Born out of a desire to employ a community, this company, and the community it is in, were saved by tragedy. In 2016 a massive storm caused flooding that devasted the small town of White Sulphur Springs, WV. A few civic leaders came together and engaged the community to help rebuild their town. However, rebuilding the town was not enough to save it and the people who lived there. Continue reading


2022-10-03 Beverage
Coffee. For many, the day cannot being without at least one cup of joe. The real question is: how do you choose to make your cup of coffee? For us, it is done with an AeroPress. Specifically the AeroPress Go ’travel’ coffee maker. This started as a quest to find a method for making a great cup of coffee during a camping trip. Little did we know we would end up using this for every cup of coffee we make. Continue reading