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Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce - Directory
Michael A. Woodruff - President
A French press or a press ...
A French press or a press pot is the best method for brewed coffee, says Michael Woodruff, co-owner of Old Crown Coffee Roasters, 3417 N. Anthony Blvd.
Michael Woodruff says it ...
Michael Woodruff says it best.
"We all like to look at pretty things."It's because of that sentiment that Woodruff, the owner of Old Crown Coffee Roasters, 3410 N. Anthony Blvd., joined other business owners and residents on North Anthony Boulevard to revitalize the stretch of businesses between St. Joe River Drive and Crescent Avenue - an area that Mo Palmer calls a sea of concrete.
Palmer, a North Anthony homeowner, created the North Anthony Alliance
in 2004 after she
son tried to ride their bikes from their home to the Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.
"It's no different than saying 'Hey, let's paint the house,'," Woodruff
said."Now we'll see what we can actually do, what we can actually afford."
Palmer looks forward to the day when she
can make it from her
home to the businesses down the street.
Journal Gazette | 10/16/2002 | Locally roasted coffee beans a good blend
"If I couldn't roast my own," says Old Crown's Michael Woodruff, "I don't think I would do this."
At Old Crown
, 3410 N. Anthony Blvd., the coffee is carefully chosen and roasted in small batches on site and in view of customers.
In business since 1999, Woodruff
and his wife, Jennifer Patterson, have taken great pride in offering customers the richest gourmet coffee experience they can.
then roasts them in small batches, about 25 pounds of coffee every 15 to 20 minutes.
The roasting determines the strength and taste of the coffee; the longer the beans are roasted, the stronger the flavor.Blends are then created by combining different coffees roasted in different ways. Woodruff
always keeps a fresh supply of his
most popular blends, including his
Ever the coffee purist, he
doesn't flavor his
coffee because he
says it dilutes the characteristics of the coffee.
"I consider myself a coffee educator," he
says."I believe you deserve to experience a better product.
"I'll put my coffee up against anyone any day of the week."
Customers can buy the roasted beans by the pound or batch, whole or ground to take home.In coming days, the coffeehouse will be introducing a light menu of sandwiches, soups and salads.
“I would say we have seen ...
“I would say we have seen an increased interest in bourbon all around, (among) ladies and men,” co-owner Michael Woodruff says.
Whiskey long has been associated with “rock ’n’ roll, debauchery and rowdiness,” Woodruff
“I’m guessing - I’m no sociologist - that in the last 40 to 50 years, there was this attitude toward whiskey, and especially bourbon whisky, that ‘It’ll put hair on your chest,’ ” Woodruff