May 5, 2014 6:44 PM by AP
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - A Lafayette-based company has teamed up with Duck Dynasty's starts to craft two gourmet coffees that will be sold in 12-ounce bags and single-serve cups starting in August.
Mello Joy president Mike Gregory told The Daily Advertiser that the Duck Commander Coffee will feature a dark roast and a medium roast using 100 percent Arabica beans and they will also provide a Duck Commander hot chocolate and cappucino.
He said Friday that his company competed with several other coffee companies to collaborate with Duck Commander and the Robertson family.
Duck Commander CEO Willie Robertson, in a statement, says it's exciting to have two "iconic Louisiana brands come together to create something new."