Java Joyride

Who is Java Joyride?

At Java Joyride, we’re passionate coffee enthusiasts, just like you. We’ve been through the late-night study sessions, early morning classes, and the need for a trusty companion in the form of a good cup of coffee. We know how essential this ritual is to your daily life.

Our team is comprised of individuals who share your passion for the art of coffee. We’re not coffee snobs; we’re students just like you, who appreciate that great coffee can be a simple pleasure in a hectic university life. Our aim is to ensure you savor each moment of your Java Joyride as we guide you through the world of coffee on a student-friendly budget. Cheers to budget-friendly, student-friendly, and coffee-lover-friendly coffee exploration!

Who is Java Joyride?

At Java Joyride, we’re passionate coffee enthusiasts, just like you. We’ve been through the late-night study sessions, early morning classes, and the need for a trusty companion in the form of a good cup of coffee. We know how essential this ritual is to your daily life.

Our team is comprised of individuals who share your passion for the art of coffee. We’re not coffee snobs; we’re students just like you, who appreciate that great coffee can be a simple pleasure in a hectic university life. Our aim is to ensure you savor each moment of your Java Joyride as we guide you through the world of coffee on a student-friendly budget. Cheers to budget-friendly, student-friendly, and coffee-lover-friendly coffee exploration!

Our Values

Student-Centric

From dorm rooms to crowded libraries, we know your space is limited. Our brewing recipes and coffee gear recommendations are designed for compact, student-friendly settings, ensuring you can enjoy a fantastic cup of coffee wherever you are.

Budget-Friendly

We get that university life comes with financial constraints. That’s why we’re committed to helping you experience the richness of coffee without draining your wallet. Our guides, recommendations, and reviews are crafted with affordability in mind.

Quality

Great-tasting coffee, quality equipment, and sustainable sourcing are all equally important to us in our coffee journies. We believe that none of these factors need to be compromised because of the limiting factors of being a university student.

Meet Our Team

Java Joyride is put together by two wired commerce students at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

Roman Mironov

Like many other hobbies, Roman’s love for coffee took off during the COVID-19 pandemic. Starting out with just a French press, he quickly became curious about finding ways to explore the unique characteristics of single-origin coffees. As a student-athlete and entrepreneur, making coffee is an important ritual in Roman’s busy life.

Favourite Brew Method: Pour-over or Aeropress
Favourite Coffee: Washed Ethiopian

Have questions? Contact Roman!: roman.boris.mironov@gmail.com

Emily Pilon

Emily’s passionate love affair with coffee started with the iconic Starbucks Iced Coffee. It was the gateway bean that propelled her into a world of quirky coffee shop anecdotes, and different brew methods. With a busy life consisting of clubs and school, coffee is now part of her daily routine

Favourite Starbucks Drink: Venti Iced Caramel Macchiato with Soymilk, 2 pumps of vanilla, and a pump of chai with Blonde espresso shots

Have questions? Contact Emily!: emilypilon4@gmail.com

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