Tagged: Specialty Coffee


F.A.T. Podcast Episode 109 – Joe Bean History

On this episode of the Food About Town podcast, Kathy Turiano, Dena Jones and Ben Turiano from Joe Bean Coffee Roasters  came over to the studio to talk through the history of Rochester’s first specialty coffee shop and where they are today. This was a long time coming as I...


F.A.T. Podcast Episode 52 – Split Batch Brewing

On this episode of the Food About Town podcast, I had the fine co-founding gentlemen from Split Batch Brewing over to talk about their upcoming coffee and beer emporium over on St Paul Street. Wade Reed, Jon Mervine and Jarred Foster and I had a bit of a laugh fest and a great...


Ugly Duck Coffee Preview

Today I’m pleased to bring a preview post of Rochester’s newest specialty coffee shop, Ugly Duck Coffee! For those that haven’t found their way to Ugly Duck yet, Rory van Grol is a veteran barista who has been running his own pop up espresso based shop around the city since...