Tag Archives: coffee

Seeking New Coffees, Direct Trade Relationships in Indonesia

Crimson Cup Coffee Buyer Dave Eldridge examines Sumatran coffee

Coffee Buyers Dave Eldridge and Brandon Bir recently returned from a sourcing trip to the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. Their goal was to discover new coffees and find ways to support small farmers through our Friend2Farmer direct trade program. “We travel to … Read More

Introducing Our Hopped Holiday Nitro Cold Brew, Seasonal Craft Coffee Cocktail

Seasonal craft coffee cocktail at Crimson Cup Coffee House

We’re ringing in the season with two craft coffee cold brews. Hopped Holiday Nitro and Seasonal Craft Coffee Cocktail are available for a limited time exclusively at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper Arlington. We developed these cold … 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

Grand Opening of Upper Arlington Coffee House

Grand Opening Crimson Cup Coffee House Upper Arlington Ohio

We celebrated the grand opening of our Crimson Cup Coffee House at 2468 Northwest Blvd. in Upper Arlington on Wednesday, September 16. The day-long festivities featured $1 drink specials, a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Upper Arlington Chamber of Commerce, face painting, a … Read More

Ethiopian Coffees Headline Coffee House Brew Bars

Coffee beans drying in a family compound at a village near Konso, Ethiopia.

We’ve perked up the Crimson Cup brew bar lineup with three Ethiopian coffees you’ll want to try! Ethiopian Natural Sidamo Ardi, Ethiopian Sidama Guji and Ethiopian Yirg Z (Yirgacheffe) are available for a limited time at the Crimson Cup Coffee … Read More

Traveling to Expand Our Relationships with Peruvian Coffee Farmers

Crimson Cup coffee buyer on Finca Santa Rosa in Peru

In July, Coffee Buyers Dave Eldridge and Brandon Bir, along with Customer Growth Specialist Taylor Harvey, traveled into Peru’s Andes mountains to meet with local coffee farmers. Their goal was to expand relationships with farmers who participate in our Friend2Farmer … Read More