Coffee+Community

Two Costa Rican Coffees Join Our Friend2Farmer Lineup

Crimson Cup Friend2Farmer Direct Trade Coffee

We’re excited to announce that La Minita Hacienda Rio Negro and La Minita El Conquistador have joined our Friend2Farmer® line of sustainably sourced beans. Sales will support worker education, environmental conservation and higher quality processing standards. During last year’s sourcing … Read More

Upper Arlington Students Tour Roasting Facility, Learn About Global Coffee Markets

Barington Elementary students tour Crimson Cup roasting facility

We’re proud to be working with a group of fifth-grade students from Barrington Elementary for an in-depth social studies module that is connecting them with a remote Honduran coffee-growing community. In partnership with teacher Brian Shininger, we’re helping fifth graders … Read More

Q Grader Jorge De Leon Visits Crimson Cup Coffee House, Weiland’s Market

Guatemalan Q Grader Jorge De Leon Ovalle at Crimson Cup Coffee House

We were excited to welcome our Guatemalan friend and Q Grader Jorge De Leon Ovalle to Columbus on Saturday, Feb. 15 for a pair of Clintonville coffee tastings. Jorge prepared samples of two Guatemalan coffees at Crimson Cup Coffee House … Read More

The Well Coffee House Serves Crimson Cup Coffee, Charity in Boston’s Historic South Station

The Well Coffee House Boston Featured

We’re excited to welcome another new member to the Crimson Cup family of independent coffee shops. Congratulations to Kevin and Christy Scott and Matt and Julie Love on the opening of The Well Coffee House! Thanks to them, travelers through … Read More

Crates Coffee House Joins Crimson Cup Community

Crates Coffee House Lake Orion Michigan

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Andrea Rank and her Crates Coffee House! This new member of our community of independent coffee shops opened Jan. 18 in Lake Orion, Michigan. Andrea is planning grand opening celebrations for March 11. Andrea knew … Read More

Cuppa Austin in the News!

Cuppa Austin coffee house Austin, TX

Has it been almost a year already? It seems like yesterday that we were helping owners Alan and Michelle Stewart open their Cuppa Austin coffee shop at 9225 W. Parmer Lane in Austin, Texas. But that was February 2013. Since … Read More

Scarlet Cup Coffee House Joins the Crimson Cup Community

Scarlet Cup Coffee House, Meridian, Miss.

We’re thrilled to welcome husband-and-wife team Bill and Judy Lawn into the Crimson Cup Community of independent coffee shops! Their Scarlet Cup Coffee House held its soft opening Dec. 2, 2013 at 2300 North Hills Street, Suite B, Meridian, Miss. Located … Read More