Coffee

Coffee May Lower Oral Cancer Risk

As if there weren’t already a host of reasons to love java, a new study by the American Cancer Society links drinking several cups a day with a decreased risk of dying from oral cancer. In a study of 968,432 … Read More

Meet Our Cuppers – Dave Rochus, Master Roaster

Crimson Cup Master Roaster Dave Rochus with Green Coffee Beans

So what is a cupper, you ask? At Crimson Cup, it’s someone who is passionate about coffee. Many of our Cuppers have invested long hours – in some cases, years – in learning to objectively assess the quality of coffee. … Read More

Is 2013 the Year to Open Your Own Coffee Shop?

Dreaming of opening a coffee shop? Then 2013 could be your year! The beginning of a new year offers a perfect opportunity to start planning. And, you could be in business within months through our 7 Steps Coffee Franchise Alternative … Read More

Tips for Celebrating the Holidays at Your Coffee Shop

Coffee Shop Holiday

The holiday season is in full swing, and that means it’s time to get into the festivities at your coffee house. Colder weather, shopping outings and informal get-togethers with family and friends should all contribute to increasing foot traffic at … Read More

Fresh-Ground Gifts for the Coffee Lovers on Your List

Wondering what to get the java junkie in your life this year? The Crimson Cup team has a few suggestions. Tops on our list this year are pour-over brewing systems, which highlight the brighter notes in coffee and yield a … Read More

Brew Great Coffee with the Chemex Coffeemaker

  Want to make coffee like James Bond? Then try the Chemex® Coffeemaker. In From Russia with Love, Author Ian Fleming revealed that the manual brewer with the hourglass shape was Bond’s preferred method of brewing morning coffee in his … Read More

Finish Your Thanksgiving Feast with Awesome Coffee

This year, resolve to serve coffee that’s every bit as good as your perfectly roasted turkey and pampered pumpkin pie. It’s easy. Just follow our Secrets to Brewing Awesome Coffee and choose coffees that complement your menu.  For savory dishes … Read More