Tag Archives: coffee brewing

Bringing Hand-Brewed Coffee Home

Crimson Cup Coffee Specialist Brandon Bir

It’s easier than ever to enjoy hand-pour specialty coffee at home with our newly expanded home-brewing equipment selection. You’ll find popular siphon, drip and hand-pour systems from Hario, Chemex and Bodum, along with accessories such as digital scales and filters, in … Read More

French Press Produces Amazing Coffee

The French Press, also called a press pot, coffee press, coffee plunger, or сafetière à piston, has been around since the late 19th century. It’s believed that a French gentleman came up with the concept. At the time, the most … Read More

Coffee Trends: Adding a Brew Bar to Your Coffee Shop

Pour-over coffee brewing methods are becoming increasingly popular among coffee enthusiasts – both home-brewers and coffee-shop baristas.  Also known as “hand pour coffee,” this brewing craze took Japan by storm before migrating to the U.S., where it gained momentum after … Read More

The Perfect Pour-over with the Hario V60

Hario V60 Pour-over coffee

The Hario Dripper V60 is one of the most popular pour-over brewing methods. It’s become a favorite of Brew Bar customers at Crimson Cup Coffee House for its elegant presentation and the way it showcases the taste of the coffee. … Read More

How to Make Perfect Irish Coffee At Home

Every March 17, millions of Americans don green and celebrate the Irish with parades, good cheer, and perhaps a cup of Irish Coffee. It’s likely that the Irish have been mixing whiskey and coffee since they first gained access to … Read More

Secrets to Brewing Awesome Coffee

It’s amazing how small changes can make substantial improvements in the taste of coffee. Here are 10 secrets to brewing a perfect cup. 1. Know your beans. You can’t make savory coffee from so-so beans. Start with specialty grade, class … Read More

Awesome Coffee: It’s All About the Beans!

Coffee cherries on coffee plant

At Crimson Cup, we know that awesome coffee begins with awesome coffee beans. We source the top grade of specialty gourmet coffee beans from around the world, and then carefully roast them in small batches to bring you consistently fresh, … Read More