What’s New at Crimson Cup

November 19 Webinar: 7 Steps to Opening a Successful Coffee Shop

Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Then you won’t want to miss our Seven Steps to Success webinar on Thursday, November 19 at 2 p.m. EST/11 a.m. PST. In this webinar, Crimson Cup will reveal the Seven Steps to long-term … Read More

J’s Place on Main Celebrates One-Year Anniversary


Congratulations to Gwen Riley, who recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of her J’s Place on Main coffee house! Located at 101 S. Main Street in downtown Nicholasville, Kentucky, the independent coffee house marked its anniversary with an all-day event featuring … Read More

Roast Magazine’s 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year

Crimson Cup is 2016 Roaster of the Year

  We took top honors in Roast magazine’s Roaster of the Year competition! Named 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year, Crimson Cup became the first Ohio-based winner in the award’s 12-year history. Roast presents the award annually to North America’s top roaster … Read More

Coffee Review Gives 95 Rating to Ethiopian Jimma Agaro

95 rating Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review

Looking for a coffee that’s “… delicate and lush, pure yet musky and deep?” That’s how Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review described our Ethiopian Jimma Agaro. Reviewers awarded 95 of 100 points to this fully washed coffee. Produced by … Read More

Crimson Cup Receives Corporate Partner Award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea receives Corporate Partner award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio

We were honored to receive the 2016 Corporate Partner Award from Cancer Support Community Central Ohio. The award, which recognizes leadership, vision and dedication, was presented Sept. 18 at the annual Night of Chocolate fundraiser. Crimson Cup is the roasting … Read More

Wayfarer Blend Earns 92 Rating from the Coffee Review

Crimson Cup Wayfarer Blend earned 92 points from Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review

Our Wayfarer Blend coffee recently received an outstanding 92 rating from Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review. Reviewers described the handcrafted coffee as, “… a quietly comprehensive cup, with crisp nut and cacao notes and a softening bloom of sweet … Read More

Coffee House Owners Learn About Industry Trends at Independents Day 2015

We were excited to welcome more than 40 coffee house owners and baristas to  Independents Day 2015. This annual event gives coffee house owners a way to connect, engage and grow with other coffee entrepreneurs. This year’s event took place … Read More