Atchafalaya History

This blend originated among the squatters who settled on the banks of the Atchafalaya River at Melville, LA and made their living fishing on the river.The name derives from the Choctaw "Hacha Falaia", meaning "long River". The Atchafalaya River is part of the largest river swamp basin in North America. This special family blend is dedicated to the memory of Gurvis and Sable Ryder.