Introducing: Brazil Barra Grande Estate Natural

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on January 2, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

As part of Ironclad Coffee Roasters’ inaugural offerings, we are pleased to present a naturally (dry) processed coffee from a farm in the Minas Gerais state of Brazil. Sildes Caixeta, owner of Sitio Barra Grande, is a third-generation coffee farmer from a region called “Alto Barreiro,” on the border of Poço Fundo and Machado in

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Building Ironclad

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on April 24, 2015 in Uncategorized No Comments

This autumn, we will be privileged to open the doors to a new coffee roastery in the great city of Richmond, Virginia.  It’s exciting to be posting this first blog at some six months (or thereabouts) ahead of the roaster being fired up for the very first time. As you might imagine, a tremendous

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