Introducing Ironclad Deli Sandwiches!

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on March 4, 2019 in News No Comments

We’ve got exciting news for you, folks: deli lunch sandwiches have arrived on the menu at Ironclad café. You may have noticed a change in layout at our shop in recent weeks – namely, we’ve installed a kitchenette in the back, and now have a dedicated team of line cooks on back-of house duty making

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Notes from the Foundry

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on December 17, 2018 in News No Comments

Seasons greetings, Ironclad family! The dust has settled since we moved to our new roasting facility in October, and we’re looking forward to keeping drums turning and fires burning in fulfilling retail coffee orders for our café customers and wholesale clients. In addition to a state-of-the-art roastery and warehouse area (pictured above), our new headquarters

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Richmond Symphony Orchestra: ‘Rhapsody in Brew’

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on October 30, 2017 in Community News No Comments

The captivating sounds of our city’s magnificent symphony were first heard in October of 1957.  60 years later, the talented musicians who make up the Richmond Symphony Orchestra are still gracing the majestic theaters of Virginia’s capital city. We are pleased to announce our new partnership with the RSO in celebration of their 60th anniversary,

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Introducing Bare-Knuckle Espresso

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on August 3, 2017 in Coffee Offerings News No Comments

We are pleased to introduce you to a new offering in our lineup — the result of more than six months of research and development (and hundreds of test shots pulled).  We’ve dubbed it Bare-Knuckle Espresso, and it presents some rather unique characteristics.  It’s a show-stopping espresso with notes of blueberry muffin, marzipan, and cocoa. 

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What Do You Say? Has Coffee Gotten Too Fancy?

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on May 15, 2017 in Coffee Culture News 2 Comments

At Ironclad Coffee Roasters, we were interested to read about the buzz over the $1 coffee being served at Locol, a Los-Angles-based fast-food chain.  The head of Locol’s coffee operation is Tony Konecny (also known as “Tonx”) formerly of Victrola and Intelligentsia.  He is a veteran of the specialty coffee world and still subscribes to

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Ironclad Welcomes Mike Jarrett to Staff

Posted by Ryan O'Rourke on July 2, 2016 in News 1 Comment

Allow us to introduce to you the newest member of the staff of Ironclad Coffee Roasters — Mr. Mike Jarrett. Mike is a tremendously talented fellow who exudes a passion for coffee, and a genuine enthusiasm for life in general.  Mike is a true “jack of all trades” when it comes to this business, so

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