Coffee

Third Cpl. Ray’s Coffee Opens in Aledo, Texas

Cpl. Ray's Coffee Aledo Texas

Congratulations to Jerry and Lonna Bevel on the opening of their third Cpl. Ray’s Coffee! Their new shop at 405 FM 1187 South in Aledo, Texas joins the original Cpl. Ray’s Coffee in Andrews, Texas and a second shop in Odessa, … Read More

Ethiopian Kossa Kebena is a 2017 Good Food Awards Finalist!

2017 Good Food Awards Finalist

Our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena sure does like to compete! We are thrilled to announce that this coffee has been named a finalist in the 2017 Good Food Awards  competition. As Sprudge observed, Crimson Cup is the first and only Ohio roaster … Read More

Building Solar Dryers for Peruvian Coffee Farmers

cc_peru_solardryer_featured

Crimson Cup is contributing $5,000 to kick off a proposed $500,000 project to build solar dryers for Peruvian coffee farmers in the Junín region. By supporting better aeration, the raised beds will help improve the quality of washed coffees by … Read More

Welcome Lavish Coffee Bar in Jasper, Alabama

coffee, coffee roasters, Columbus coffee roasters, 7 Steps to Success, 7 Steps, Alabama coffee houses, coffee houses in Jasper Alabama, Jasper Alabama coffee, Lavish Coffee Bar, Lavish Coffee Bar Jasper Alabama

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Lavish Coffee Bar in Jasper, Alabama! Located at 19th Street E. in downtown Jasper, the new shop celebrated its grand opening from 6:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 8 with live music and a … Read More

25th Anniversary Milestone 4: Java’s Grows via the Seven Steps

Javas Cyber Espresso Cafe logo

In 2016, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea celebrates 25 years of coffee+community! This is the fourth in a series of blog posts about the milestones we’ve achieved along the way. In 1996, Greg met with Erich Gellner, an entrepreneur who wanted to … Read More

Peru Coffee Sourcing Trip 2016

Brandon Bir on coffee farm in Peru

  Brandon Bir, our coffee sourcing and education manager, recently traveled into Peru’s Andes Mountains to expand relationships with coffee farmers, agronomists, and others dedicated to improving the quality of the country’s coffee. Brandon’s trip originated in Lima. While visiting the capital … Read More

Introducing Our Fall Coffee and Tea Cocktails

Crimson Cup Pumpkin Coffee Cocktail

With the advent of chilly weather, coffee drinkers are warming up to the comforting flavors of autumn. Fall offerings at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses include Maple Cinnamon Latte, Pumpkin Coffee Cocktail and Harvest Apple Green Tea Soda. “With so much … Read More