Elite Craft Coffees: Carefully selected and Hand Roasted
Since 1991, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea has traveled the globe searching for the finest specialty-grade Arabica coffees for hundreds of independent coffee houses in 28 states. We roast the carefully selected coffee beans daily by hand in small batches to bring out their unique flavor profiles. And we cup coffees every day to hand-select the very best single-origin coffees and coffee blends for you. The coffees below represent our latest and greatest finds. Most come from small coffee farms in remote, high-altitude growing regions all over the world. All of our coffee beans are:
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This fully-washed coffee is processed with an eco-pulper, full-immersion soak and raised-bed drying, resulting in a super complex, sweet and juicy cup. TASTING NOTES: Honey, Jasmine, Orange Juice
Grown on a small estate in the valley surrounding the city at the foot of a massive volcano, this coffee is arguably one of the finest coffees in Central America. Tasting Notes: Jasmine, Tropical Fruit, Brown Sugar
This Friend2Farmer Direct Trade coffee is located in Western Ethiopia’s Limmu Kossa District, in the highlands of the Kebena forest. Purchasing coffee from this co-op will allow long- term economic sustainability for this farmer and his employees and protection of the endangered Kebena Forest.
Comprised of Fair Trade Organic Swiss Water Processed Decaf coffees from Central America, South America and Indonesia, this blend offers a clean, sweet and balanced cup. Great for a drip brewer or pour-over.
Grown along the volcanic slopes and ridges of Lake Atitlan in south-central Guatemala, this coffee i is very delicate and subtle in its fruity sweetness. Cupping Notes: Floral Aroma, Chocolate, Lime Citric Sweetness, Ripe Fruit Flavors
Columbus, Ohio coffee roaster Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea is Roast magazine’s 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year. Since 1991, Crimson Cup has roasted sustainably sourced specialty and craft coffee in small batches. The company also teaches entrepreneurs to run a successful coffee shop through its coffee franchise alternative program, which includes a coffee shop business plan. Crimson Cup coffee is available through a community of more than 350 independent coffee shops, grocers, college and universities, restaurants and food service operations, as well as in the company’s own coffee shops in Columbus.