What’s New at Crimson Cup

2016 Military Coffee Drive

Crimson Cup military coffee drive

Time to support the troops! Our annual Military Coffee Drive takes place June 27 – July 3. For every 12-ounce bag of coffee purchased at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper Arlington, we’ll send a bag of fresh-roasted … Read More

Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso Joins Crimson Cup Community

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso! A joint venture by longtime friends Alex and Mary Lemieux and Shawn and Lisa Peterson, the coffee house celebrated its grand opening June 7 at 7534 Roughsawn Drive, Suite … Read More

Welcome to The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, South Carolina

The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, SC serves Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

We’re excited to welcome The Coffee Shelf in Chapin, South Carolina to the growing community of independent coffee houses, cafés and bakeries that serve Crimson Cup beverages! “I wanted to create a warm and relaxing setting for our community while combining my … Read More

Columbus Underground’s Best Bites Brunch

We were honored to sponsor Columbus Underground’s first-ever Best Bites Brunch on April 14 at the Columbus Athenaeum. This sold-out celebration brought together Columbus’s best brunch offerings for one spectacular breakfast-for-dinner experience. The Crimson Cup team was on hand to keep everyone caffeinated … Read More

Best Small-Business Growth Story of 2015

Metropreneur Columbus

Many thanks to Metropreneur Columbus, which named Crimson Cup its best small-business growth story of 2015. Here’s what writer Susan Post had to say: “This year it’s not an app or disruptive technology that takes the top spot as the … Read More

Crimson Cup Seeks Out New Ethiopian Coffees, Farming Relationships

Brandon Bir with Ethiopian children

Ethiopia was the source of two of the three coffees we submitted for cupping as part of our winning Roaster of the Year application. Looking to the future, we want to discover new coffees and build relationships with Ethiopian coffee … Read More

Brandon Bir Named a Tasting Judge in Oaxacan Coffee Awards for Quality

Brandon Bir, Coffee Sourcing and Education Manager, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Coffee Sourcing and Education Manager Brandon Bir has been named a final-round tasting judge for the Third Annual Oaxacan Coffee Awards for Quality. Brandon will evaluate the top 20 coffee samples in the third and final round of the competition … Read More