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Chocopresso
#DrinkOfTheMonth
September 24, 2017

Chocopresso

☕Did someone say, Chocolate?! 🍫🍫 Introducing our Chocopresso ☕#DrinkOfTheMonth #Latte #Espresso #LocallyRoasted
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S'mores Latte
#DrinkOfTheMonth
June 1, 2017

S’mores Latte

Our #LatteOfTheMonth is to die for... Mmm s'mores. #Sudbury #CoffeeSommelier #LocallyRoasted https://www.facebook.com/oldrockcoffee/photos/a.10150306317350230.572074.251009645229/10158811130670230/?type=3&theater    
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Shimmy Shamrock Latte
#DrinkOfTheMonth
March 10, 2017

☘️ SHAMROCK ☘️ SHIMMY 🌴🌴 Lattes

They're back! Our March 2017 #CoffeeOfTheMonth is the Shamrock Shimmy Latte. You'll feel the Irish and a little taste of summer!
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Banana Cream Pie Latte
#DrinkOfTheMonth
February 4, 2017

Banana Cream Pie Latte

Warm up with our 🍌 Banana Cream Pie Latte 🍌all month of February! #LatteOfTheMonth#DrinkOfTheMonth — at Old Rock Coffee.
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French Toast With Legs
#DrinkOfTheMonth
January 1, 2017

French Toast With Legs

January's #DrinkOfTheMonth is French Toast with Legs! Wake up. Kick ass. Repeat. A sassy French toast with a KICK ( : — at Old Rock Coffee.
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Coffeenews
June 27, 2016

Old Rock to Bring You the Ultimate Coffee Experience

(Sudbury, ON) - Old Rock is excited to announce the launch of new delivery model for businesses in Northern Ontario. This week Old Rock finalized details to bring coffee-drinkers in the North the ultimate…
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Coffeenews
March 10, 2015

Old Rock Launches Rainforest Alliance Certified™ Coffee

In response to growing consumer demand for sustainable coffee, Old Rock, a Sudbury-based coffee company, today launched its first single origin bean from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms that meet comprehensive environmental and social standards, protecting wildlife habitat and workers alike. Old Rock will be increasing the number of blends from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms in multiple countries starting March 5th in Sudbury’s main retail outlets. Carole Roy…
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Coffeepedia
April 6, 2013

Roast Types

City Plus Our lightest roast. We only roast this type of coffee on order. Full City Medium brown colour. We only roast this type of coffee on order. Vienna Darker brown (aka Continental…
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Coffeepedia
April 6, 2013

Do Darker Roasts Have Less Caffeine?

The longer you roast coffee, the more you "burn" the coffee and therefore, you can say that you "burn off" more caffeine than a lighter roast.  So yes - there is less caffeine…
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Coffeepedia
April 1, 2013

Shelf Life of Coffee

 If stored properly, roasted coffee beans can last for months. Old Rock strives to sell coffee as soon as possible. To ensure quality for retail stores selling Old Rock coffee, Old Rock allows…
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Coffeepedia
April 1, 2013

Where to store coffee?

Let's first specify where not to store: in the fridge or in a freezer. Doh! Old Rock did the test itself. We stored 8 bags of the same coffee in the freezer. Every…
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Coffeepedia
December 1, 2012

Health & Coffee

Here is a list of studies that Old Rock found: Harvard study (Harvard School of Public Health) found that men who drank more than six 8oz cups of coffee per day lowered their…
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Coffeepedia
December 1, 2012

Ground Coffee

Ground coffee starts to lose its freshness within 1-2 hours. Roasted coffee beans starts to lose its freshness (when most of the CO2 escapes from the bean) after 7 days. Therefore, we highly…
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Coffeenews
December 1, 2012

Certified Organic Coffee

A certified organic coffee means that the soil and plants have been cleansed from any chemicals for a minimum of 3 years. Old Rock's philosophy is to whenever possible purchase organic coffee (unless…
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Coffeepedia
December 1, 2012

Decaffeinated coffee

Old Rock only offers decaf coffees that have been decaffeinated naturally. Yes - no chemicals! SWB (Swiss Water Process™) is a process that extracts the caffeine using water. Did you know that unless…
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Coffeepedia
December 1, 2012

Coffee Beans

While Arabica coffee trees may be fragile, the beans they produce are amazing, and have low caffeine levels while literally exploding wide range of flavors and tastes. Many robustas have a "rubber" taste…
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Coffeepedia
December 1, 2012

Fair Trade Coffee

In simple terms, Fair trade coffee means that the coffee workers received a fair wage for their work. A fair wage goes a long way; it allows the workers to buy a house,…
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Coffeepedia
June 2, 2011

The Darker the Roast, the More Coffee That You Need?

How to manage? For example, when we make a pot of coffee for a Vienna roasted coffee, we use (recommended) a flat Melitta scoop of coffee per cup. If we make a French…
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Coffeenews
April 19, 2009

Old Rock Roastery Now Offers Reward Program

The Old Rock Card adds 10% cash back for all customers when the card is filled or refilled. For full-time students and seniors, the Old Rock Card will add 15% cash back. And,…
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Coffeenews
August 1, 2008

Northern Ontario Business Awards: Company of the Year 2008

Old Rock Roastery was awarded the "Company of the Year (1-15 Employees)" from the Northern Ontario Business Awards in 2008 for their unique European-style cafe concept, featuring locally roasted, fair trade, organic coffee.
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Coffeenews
March 14, 2007

Q92 Rocks Blend Top Seller Within 1 Month Of Being Introduced

Q92 Rocks blend simply Rocks! Designed jointly with Sudbury's Best Rock station, Old Rock is proud to say that this blend is a winner. "Old Rock has provided a fun experience for us…
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Old Rock Coffee, 212 Minto Street, Sudbury, ON
Coffeenews
January 31, 2007

Old Rock Opens Doors Of Retail Store

Old Rock opens new location at 212 Minto Street downtown Sudbury, across from Sudbury Arena. The store offers espressos, brewed coffees, special drinks, pastries and sandwiches. The store features 4 seating areas, coffee roaster, the "Wall of Coffee" (7' x 7' wall of coffee, up to 900 lbs of coffee), espresso and coffee bar. Seating capacity is up to 24, in a European style coffee house.
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Coffeenews
April 27, 2006

Old Rock – Now Certified Transfair Partner

Old Rock has become a certified member to sell certified fair trade products. Old Rock becomes the first company North of Barrie to be certified. Look for the Transfair logo for "Certified Fair…
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Coffeenews
December 28, 2005

Old Rock On News 10 !

Old Rock makes the news in Greater Sudbury on cable channel News 10. Both Carole (master roaster) and Luc are captured discussing their favourite coffee (hint - it's a blend) and roasting coffee.…
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Coffeenews
October 27, 2005

Old Rock presenting at FOBBA in Sudbury

Old Rock is participating in FOBBA's conference on November 8 and 9, 2005, at Sudbury Science North. Our Master Roaster, Carole Roy, will provide guidance on how to select your coffee for best…
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