Thursday, April 11, 2013
It’s all about fresh, says owner of The Coffee Mill Roasters Gennaro Raimo who roasts coffee everyday in the basement of the new coffee boutique on Main Street in downtown Millburn. Check out how they roast the coffee [VIDEO]
Looking for a new morning pick-me-up or a cup-a-Joe on the go? A new coffee shop in downtown Millburn has brewed up the right blend. Light to dark roasts and blends using coffee beans from more than seven different countries, The Coffee Mill Roasters has everything for coffee lovers and roasts it all in house. The brick walls, stand up bar and outside tables transports you into a Williamsburg-style coffee shop as you step off Main Street into the store not more than 50 yards from Starbucks and Rockn’Joes. “It’s an urban-style New York coffee shop with roasting,” owner Gennaro Raimo explained. “And with an Italian flare of course with cappuccinos, lattes and espressos.” Walking in, the first thing you’ll notice is Raimo welcoming coffee …
Thursday, February 28, 2013
[VIDEO] Owner Frank LaSaracina sits down with Patch to explain what his coffee shop brings to town in a minute or less.
Rockn' Joes owner Frank LaSaracina, sits down with Patch to explain what his coffee shop brings to town in a minute or less. He describes his time in Millburn after Superstorm Sandy and how his business is a community resource .
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Harvard study links drinking three or more cups a day to development of 'exfoliation glaucoma' in study participants.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Excuse us while we sip from our third cup of the day. Whether you are a Patch editor or just an everyday joe, a lot of people enjoy their Morning Joe. Some like Joe in the afternoon, at night or, heck, how about all day? But, according to a New Jersey Newsroom article, those of us enjoying our coffee a little too often might be at greater risk of damaging our eyesight. Sorry, we couldn't read that -- we were wiping a smudge off our glasses. According to the article, citing both articles in Medical Daily and Science Daily, a study conducted at Harvard University has determined that people who drink three or more cups of coffee a day have a better chance of developing what is called "exfoliation glaucoma" than those who do not partake. Alas…
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Coffeehouse opens Orlando store, plans tastings and new machine in Millburn location.
Finding a cup of coffee in downtown Millburn is not that hard, but the owner of the Rockn' Joe Coffee chain is looking to make his stores stand out with a new style of coffee drinking. Kevin Brennan, the founder of the coffee chain, said he is in the process of making several changes to the coffee styles in the chain's seven locations. The main thrust of these changes is to bring the third wave of coffee to the cafes. Meaning there will be more of a focus on the actual flavors in the drink, in a hope to making the drinking of coffee similar to the drinking of wine. Brennan said the first wave of coffee drinking started in Seattle with the introduction of European style coffeehouses. He said the second wave has been the introduction of …